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Dr. Curt Young, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Bangor, ME. He is 45 years old. Read his story
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Dr. Young's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Young "Dr. Curt Tyler Young was raised in Presque Isle, Maine. He attended Syracuse University where he achieved his Bachelors of Science in Nursing. He gained experience as an ambulatory surgery nurse in Ophthalmology as well as an Adult and Pediatric Psychiatry Nurse. He continued at Syracuse University to earn his Master’s degree in Nursing and was the youngest male to graduate from Syracuse University as a licensed Nurse Practitioner. He worked as a Nurse Practitioner in Emergency Medicine before answering his calling to train as a physician. He graduated from St. Christopher's College of Medicine in Cambridge, England in 2002. During his training he gained experience in Ophthalmology doing elective rotations at Tulane University, and Louisiana State University in New Orleans. His residency training was at Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Louisiana where he successfully completed his Internship in Internal Medicine gaining experience at LSU Hospital, and the Veterans Administration hospital in Shreveport. After that he returned to New Orleans to help rebuild Tulane's Ophthalmology program that was still hoppled by Katrina. After finishing his residency training, he accepted a Retina Fellowship position at Tulane University training with the world renowned James Diamond, MD. Today, Dr. Young is the Medical Director of Vision Care of Maine with offices in Bangor, Houlton, Presque Isle Dover Foxcroft and Madawaska Maine. Dr. Young offers his patients the most advanced medical and surgical care for treatment of Cataracts and Retinal Disease. The practice offers the most advanced options for medical and surgical eye care including Laser Assisted Cataract Extraction (LACE) and LASIK. Vision Care of Maine has served people of Northern Maine for over 40 years. "
This content was provided by Dr. Young "We are a team of doctors, nurses, ophthalmic technicians, surgical assistants, opticians, facilities engineers, IT professionals, schedulers, patient service representatives and people from your community who are dedicated to making sure you get the best medical and surgical eye care available anywhere. Our goal is to ensure that no matter what type of eye care you need you get the best result possible. We are guided by asking ourselves whether the care we are offering would be what we would want for our parents, brothers and sisters, or children. Our practice has been dedicated to serving the people of Northern Maine for more than 40 years. Our ophthalmologists, optometrists and opticians have the education, training and experience required to take care of the most complex eye diseases with compassion. We are prepared to meet all of your vision care needs from glasses to contacts to surgery for cataracts, retina disease and cornea disease and glaucoma."
Cornea & Refractive Surgery
Dr. Young does not have any board certifications listed.
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Ectropion of Eyelid
Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
Retinal Vein Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Cataract Removal Surgery
Foreign Body Removal from Eye
Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Eye Laceration
Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
Soft Contact Lenses
Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
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Undergraduate School | Graduated
St. Christopher's College Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated
Internship Hospital | Completed
Veterans Administration Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed
Louisiana State University
Residency Hospital | Completed
Tulane University Of Louisiana
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
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Media & Publications
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