Dr Doris Day, MD, is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in laser, cosmetic, surgical and aesthetic dermatology. She is a medical educator and a highly respected and sought-after media personality.
Dr. Day is a clinical associate professor of dermatology at the New York University Langone Medical Center. Her success in this role has been recognized with the award for Dedication and Excellence in the Teaching of Dermatology. This honor, along with her continued affiliation with Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, demonstrates that Dr. Day is dedicated to lifelong learning. She shares her knowledge by regularly lecturing nationally and internationally, both to her peers and to the public on the latest in aesthetic dermatology techniques. Her patients consistently experience the benefit of her commitment to maintaining both her academic and media influence.
As the owner of a dermatology clinic, Dr. Day understands that medicine is continually evolving and she is committed to enacting change in the field of aesthetic dermatology. She is a member of many relevant national and international organizations including the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, Women's Dermatologic Society, NY State Dermatology Society, New York Facial Plastic Surgery Society, and the American Honors Society of Dental and Facial Aesthetics. She has also served on medical advisory boards and training panels for Allergan, Valeant, Galderma, Merz and others. She is enthusiastic about teaching other physicians the art and techniques of soft tissue fillers, laser treatments and facial rejuvenation.
After graduating from Columbia University with a degree in English, Dr. Day completed her masters in journalism and science writing at New York University before earning her MD at Downstate Medical School in New York. She completed her residency in dermatology at Cornell University College of Medicine, achieving the title of Chief Resident. Her educational background has supported a passion for writing, which allows her to share her expertise as well as her own personal journey with the public.
She is the author of three books, Beyond Beauty: Using the Power of Your Mind and Aesthetic Breakthroughs to Look Naturally Young and Radiant (Center Street/Hatchet Book Group Publishers), Forget the Facelift: Turn Back the Clock with Dr Day's Revolutionary Four-Step Program for Ageless Skin (Avery/Penguin Publishers), and 100 Questions and Answers about Acne (Jones and Bartle Publishers) and has completed a clinical monograph titled Understanding Hyperpigmentation.
Dr. Day is a devoted wife and mother of two adult children and enjoys travelling, reading and spending time with her fa especially loves sharing her important moments and in aesthetic dermatology with others. She is active on Inst (@drdorisday), where she offers a glimpse into her experiences, both personal and professional.