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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS

New York, NY

How to Stick to Your Weight Loss Goals During the Holidays

Posted December 13, 2018

For many of us, the holidays are our favorite time of year: the family gatherings, the parties, the days off work, and, of course, the food. While we may love the idea of being bombarded with sweet treats and large savory meals, our physiques don’t respond quite as well, and we may be finishing the […]

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Why Liposuction Is Not A Solution For Major Weight Loss

Posted September 13, 2018

Most people know that liposuction involves removing excess fat from the body. However, they may not truly understand what liposuction is and is not intended to do, or who it is intended for. Consequently, many people mistakenly come to think of liposuction as a miracle solution to obesity or an easy alternative to diet and […]

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The Advantages of Getting Liposuction in the Winter

Posted February 26, 2018

Liposuction can be a minimally invasive way for people to lose a few inches of stubborn, unwanted fat and further define body contours. While not a substitute for exercise and healthy eating, it is an effective way of removing fat that is resistant to regular exercise. Liposuction is performed as an outpatient procedure under sedation […]

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I Want My Pre-Pregnancy Body Back!

Posted October 04, 2017

Becoming a mother is an indescribable experience that most women would love to accomplish in their lifetime. Although it is a blessing, pregnancy and childbirth can have its drawbacks. Pregnancy and breastfeeding can wreak havoc on the female figure. Some women will find that, even with diet and exercise, they can never regain their pre-pregnancy […]

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Are My Liposuction Results Permanent?

Posted August 16, 2017

There are some cases when stubborn fat is unresponsive to diet and exercise. Because excess fat is a common complaint many people have, it isn’t surprising liposuction is one of the top requested plastic surgery procedures. Many people decide to undergo liposuction to target unwanted pockets of fat since it is very efficient in creating […]

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Will Liposuction Get Rid of My Fat for Good?

Posted March 21, 2017

Achieving a slim, contoured figure is usually a common goal for most people when starting a diet and exercise plan, but getting rid of stubborn pockets of fat may need more than a healthy lifestyle. Even with vigorous efforts, reaching your weight loss goals may require some medical assistance. Liposuction surgery is a commonly performed […]

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It’s a Good Year for a Mommy Makeover

Posted February 28, 2017

As the years have passed, some mothers have noticed that multiple pregnancies have packed on the pounds and negatively transformed their bodies. The breasts are left sagging and lifeless. The stomach develops loose, hanging skin and weak abdominal muscles. There is unwanted fat along stubborn areas of the body such as the abdomen, thighs, and […]

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Liposuction and the Brazilian Butt Lift Performed by a New York City Plastic Surgeon

Posted January 11, 2014

Liposuction is the most common cosmetic procedure performed in the United States.  In the right Board Certified Plastic Surgeon’s hands, not only can your waistline be made significantly thinner, your buttocks may also be ‘sculpted’ to appear larger and more shapely.  The “sweetheart” curve at the apex of your buttocks may be recreated with liposuction […]

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Popular Cosmetic Procedures in Manhattan

Posted January 01, 2014

People who are dissatisfied with their outward appearance no longer have to go on living with that. If any particular aspect of the body makes you unhappy, cosmetic surgery has a solution for it. If you feel your nose is too large on your face, or you are worried of signs of aging or want […]

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