Title: President, Allergist, Immunologist, Educator, Expert Medical Witness
Company: Stuart H. Young, MD, PC
Location: New York, New York, United States
Stuart Young, MD, President, Allergist, Immunologist, Educator and Medical Expert Witness at Stuart H. Young, MD, PC, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in medicine and clinical immunology.
Dr. Young became involved in his profession because he felt a life in medicine was his calling. He wanted to become a doctor for as long as he could remember. He went into allergy and immunology because his family has a history of allergies and he wanted to be able to help them feel better. Dr. Young received an AB from Colgate University in 1959 and an MD from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 1963. Before stepping into the medical field in pursuit of his career, Dr. Young served as a captain for the Medical Corps at Amarillo Air Force Base from 1966 to 1968. After serving his country Dr. Young continued his training as a fellow in allergy and clinical immunology at the National Jewish Hospital and the University of Colorado in Denver from 1968 to 1970. Then he started working in private practice specializing in allergies for adults and children from 1970 to 2013. He was a member of the New York Pediatric Society from 1983 to 1989 as a program chairman, president and member of the executive council. Early on in his career, in 1973 Dr. Young was invited to join the staff of Mount Sinai Medical Center as the chief of pediatric allergy department. In 1975 he became the chief of allergy in the department of internal medicine as well. In 1989 he resigned as chief of allergy in medicine and pediatrics and maintained his position as a senior staff physician until 2016 when he resigned from those positions. In 1983 he became an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and in 1989 he became an associate clinical professor of internal medicine as well. In 2012 he took on the role of assistant clinical professor of medicine and clinical immunology. He continues currently as assistant clinical professor of medicine and immunology and associate clinical professor of pediatrics. Dr. Young notably authored “Allergies: The Complete Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment and Daily Management” and “The Asthma Handbook: A Complete Guide for Patients and Their Families.” Dr. Young as editor-in-chief published the medical textbook, “The Psychobiological Aspects of Allergic Disease. Dr. Young has published numerous scholarly papers concerning allergy, clinical immunology and asthma.
Starting in 2001 Dr. Young began to work in forensic medicine as an expert witness for the defense in cases involving torts in allergy and clinical immunology. He currently works in that field and is most known for his work for the defense in alleged indoor mold, dampness, and environment-induced issues.
As a testament to his success, Dr. Young has been named one of the Top Doctors by New York Magazine and received the Top Doctor Award from the Castle Connolly Guide for 10 years. He received an award for 15 years of teaching at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He has been a fellow of various esteemed organizations including The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; and fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians among others. He has also been inducted as a fellow emeritus of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; and the American College of Chest Physicians among others. Furthermore, Dr. Young has been included in multiple editions of Who’s Who in America.
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