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Melissa Young, MD, PhD

Therapeutic Radiology
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Dr. Young completed her MD, PhD training as part of the medical scientist training program in Dallas, Texas at the University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center in 2010. She then continued her training in Radiation Oncology at the Yale School of Medicine and Yale New Haven Hospital, and stayed on to join the faculty ranks in 2015. While she specializes in Breast and Gynecologic malignancies at the Smilow Cancer Hospital main campus, she also has a general Radiation Oncology practice in Trumbull, CT, where she also serves as the Gynecologic and Head and Neck cancer lead physician with additional emphasis on breast cancer, lymphoma, GI, and lung cancer treatment.


  • Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Radiology
  • Director, Head and Neck Radiotherapy Program, Therapeutic Radiology
  • Medical Director, Trumbull Radiation Oncology Center

Education & Training

  • Resident
    Yale School of Medicine (2015)
  • MD
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2010)
  • PhD
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2010)

Additional Information

  • Yale Therapeutic Radiology
    Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
    35 Park Street
    New Haven, CT, 06511
  • Yale Therapeutic Radiology
    Trumbull Radiation Oncology Center
    5520 Park Avenue
    Trumbull, CT, 06611