Dr. Robyn Young, MD

Dr. Robyn Young, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Robyn Young, MD is a neurology specialist in Alameda, CA and has been practicing for 38 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1977 and specializes in neurology and internal medicine.

985 Atlantic Ave Ste 300

Alameda, CA 94501

Contact Information

(510) 748-5363

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Young's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

55  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Stanford University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Pacific Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Pacific Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Uc San Francisco Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America 1996, 2003-04, 2007- 2012,
  • Alameda Rotary Club 2008,
  • National Merit Scholarship, 1973
  • Nicholas J. Giarman Award for outstanding thesis - Yale University School of Medicine, 1977
Media & Publications
  • CM Neuwelt, RG Young, DA Pfister, RL Webb, H Al-Bander, T Bohan. Chronic Intermittent Plasmapheresis in Two Unusual Cases of Patients with Severe Neuropsychiatric Lupus with Predominant Features of Lupus Cerebritis., 4/20/1998
  • CM Neuwelt, RG Young, S Lifshay, B McQuinn. Role of Low Dose Intravenous Cyclophosphamide Monthly in Patients with Moderate to Severe Cognitive Impairment with Neuropsychiatric Lupus Resistant or Intolerant to Low Dose Corticosteroids., 4/20/1997
  • Early CT Findings of Global CNS Hypoperfusion,
  • . Michael Neuwelt, Robyn G. Young, “Managing Neuropsychiatric Lupus: Top 10 Clinical Pearls”,, April 2,20
  • Catastrophic Antiphospholipid Syndrome, 8/1997
  • The Interactions of Cholinergic and Anticholinergic Drugs with Nigro-neostriatal Dopaminergic Neurons, 1977

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Young's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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