Dr. Alison Young, MD

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Dermatopathology | Female

1201 Terry Ave Fl 9th Seattle, WA 98101 Get Directions
Dr. Alison Young, MD

Dr Young is a board certified dermatologist and dermatopathologist. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatopathology. She has been recognized as one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle Magazine and Seattle Metropolitan Magazine. Prior to joining Dermatology Associates, Inc., Dr Young served as a staff physician at Virginia Mason Medical Center, until April, 30, 2015. She completed her residency in dermatology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, followed by a fellowship in dermatopathology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, in Boston, Massachusetts. She earned her MD from Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, New York and her PhD in molecular genetics and cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, New York, after graduating from Douglass College, Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, as class valedictorian, with highest honors in biochemistry.

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'I believe that it is important to listen to my patients and understand their individual needs.'

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VIRGINIA MASON DERMATOLOGY1201 Terry Ave Fl 9th
Seattle, WA 98101
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Dr. Young's Performance
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    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
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    VERY GOOD
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    EXCELLENT
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    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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      Dr Young is a board certified dermatologist and dermatopathologist. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatopathology. She has been recognized as one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle Magazine and Seattle Metropolitan Magazine. Prior to joining Dermatology Associates, Inc., Dr Young served as a staff physician at Virginia Mason Medical Center, until April, 30, 2015. She completed her residency in dermatology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, followed by a fellowship in dermatopathology at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, in Boston, Massachusetts. She earned her MD from Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, New York and her PhD in molecular genetics and cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, New York, after graduating from Douglass College, Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, as class valedictorian, with highest honors in biochemistry.

      Dr. Young's Care Philosophy

      'I believe that it is important to listen to my patients and understand their individual needs.'

      Dr. Young's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Dermatopathology
      •  Board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
      •  Malpractice claims in Washington not available
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      Board Certifications

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      • Dermatology
      • Dermatopathology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acanthosis Nigricans
      • Acne
      • Actinic Keratosis
      • Allergic Reaction
      • Athlete's Foot
      • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bedsores
      • Benign Tumor
      • Birthmark
      • Boil
      • Breast Diseases
      • Burn Injuries
      • Cancer
      • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
      • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
      • Cellulitis
      • Cold Sore
      • Dermatitis
      • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
      • Dermatomyositis
      • Dry Skin
      • Excessive Sweating
      • Folliculitis
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fungal Infections
      • Fungal Nail Infection
      • Genital Herpes
      • Genital Warts
      • Granuloma of Skin
      • Hair Loss
      • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
      • Herpes Simplex Infection
      • Hidradenitis
      • Hives
      • Impetigo
      • Intertrigo
      • Itchy Skin
      • Jock Itch
      • Kaposi's Sarcoma
      • Keloid Scar
      • Leg and Foot Ulcers
      • Lichen Planus
      • Lipomas
      • Lyme Disease
      • Melanoma
      • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
      • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
      • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
      • Pemphigoid
      • Plantar Wart
      • Psoriasis
      • Psoriatic Arthritis
      • Rash
      • Ringworm
      • Rosacea
      • Seborrheic Dermatitis
      • Seborrheic Keratosis
      • Shingles
      • Skin Cancer
      • Skin Discoloration
      • Skin Infections
      • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
      • Sunburn
      • Tinea Versicolor
      • Ulcer
      • Varicose Veins
      • Warts

      Education

      • Medical School
        Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University

        Graduated in 2001

      • Internship Hospital
        Montefiore Medical Center

        Completed in 2002

      • Residency Hospital
        The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

        Completed in 2005

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Brigham and Women's Hospital

        Completed in 2006

      • Undergraduate School
        Rutgers University

        Graduated in 1992

      • Other Education
        Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

        Completed in 2001

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      Professional Affiliations

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      Specialties

      • Dermatopathology
      • Dermatology

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Acne Surgery
      • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Skin Cancer
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Mohs Surgery
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
      • Skin Tag Removal