Melissa Rasar Young, MD, PhD

Clinician in and Assistant Clinical Professor of Therapeutic Radiology; Medical Director, Trumbull Radiation Oncology Center

Departments & Organizations

Therapeutic Radiology: Breast Cancer Radiotherapy | Gynecologic Radiotherapy

Yale Cancer Center: Breast Center

Yale Medicine

Biography

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.

Education & Training

MD University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2010)
PhD University of Texas Southwestern Medical School (2010)
Resident Yale School of Medicine
Board Certification AB of Radiology, Radiation Oncology (2016)

Honors & Recognition

  • Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award (2015)

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Melissa Rasar Young, MD, PhD
Patient Care Locations
Yale Therapeutic RadiologySmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06511
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Yale Therapeutic RadiologyTrumbull Radiation Oncology Center
5520 Park Avenue

Trumbull, CT 06611
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Office Location
Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste LL 519

New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
P. O. Box 208040
New Haven, CT 06520-8040