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Dr. Robyn Young, MD

Neurology ·  Female · Age 68

Dr. Young

Young and Mcquinn Mds

985 Atlantic Ave Ste 300 Alameda, CA 94501

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Dr. Robyn Young, MD is a neurology specialist in Alameda, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1977 and specializes in neurology and internal medicine.


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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Young's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Young treats Migraine more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Young treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Young treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Young treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Young treats Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Young treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Young's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robyn Young, MD is a neurology specialist in Alameda, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. She graduated from Yale University in 1977 and specializes in neurology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology

Education

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

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Young's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Young

4.6

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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