Dr. Melissa Young, MD

Dr. Melissa Young, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melissa Young, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Freehold, NJ. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

555 Iron Bridge Rd Ste 18

Freehold, NJ 07728

Contact Information

(732) 409-6233

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Young performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Young "I believe that patient education is an essential part of managing any illness, but this is especially true in chronic illnesses. I also believe that patient care requires a team effort and that team includes the patient, the primary care physician and the specialist."
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rickets
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Testosterone Deficiency
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of The Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of The Philippines College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Conn Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Rhode Island Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Young has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Filipino

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
3.6
based on 20 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Young's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Red Bank, NJ |
If I could put zero stars. Have you ever been yelled at by your doctor??? Melissa Young was impatient and disrespectful to me today. A patient of hers for more than 12 years since she was at Jersey Shore University Medical Center. When she left I took the longer drive to follow her to her new...more
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in Toms River, NJ |
I have had nothing but excellent service from Dr. Young. She does not rush the appointment and gives me plenty of time to answer questions. I really like this Doc. It's a little tough to get a rescheduled appointment if you cancel. She appears to be very knowledgeable. I would recommend her to any...more
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Toms River, NJ |
Dr. Young has always been attentive to my concerns and needs. Best of all I can contact her through the patient portal with concerns and she responds right away.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Young accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerihealth
    Amerihealth PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • EmblemHealth
    GHI PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    Oxford Liberty
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Young has admitting privileges

Centrastate Medical Center
901 W Main St
Freehold, NJ 07728
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