Clinician, Researcher, Public Health Scientist and Advocate for Patients

David S. Younger MD MPH MS

David S. Younger MD

 

David S. Younger MD  specializes in Neuromuscular Diseases and Neuro-Epidemiology. For the past three decades, his work has focused on disorders triggered by infection and autoimmunity.  Dr. David Younger is a highly trained neurologist and public health authority, and an expert in the use of immunotherapy to treat specialized childhood and adult neurologic disorders. He has authored several books, and over 250 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and abstracts. DAVID S. YOUNGER MD is based in NYC
Dr. David S. Younger has been recognized by Neuropathy Commons for his national stature in the field of peripheral neuropathy.  LEARN MORE

And for the unique resources he brings to his patients with neurological Lyme disease.  EXPLORE

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Latest Articles

Upcoming publications

The Autoimmune Brain A Five-Step Plan for Treating Chronic Pain, Depression, Anxiety, Fatigue and Attention Disorders by David S. Younger

The Autoimmune Brain A Five-Step Plan for Treating Chronic Pain, Depression, Anxiety, Fatigue and Attention Disorders by David S. Younger

Latest publications

The Vasculitides Volumes 1 and 2; Second Edition, 2019, Edited by David S. Younger

 

The Science of Medical Cannabis, 2018, by David S. Younger

The Science of Medical Cannabis

Human Lyme Neuroborreliosis, 2015, by David S. Younger

Human Lyme Neuroborreliosis

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August 16 2019
David S. Younger
Serial PET/MRI was used to diagnose Lyme encephalopathy and GAD65 autoimmune encephalitis. See my recently published article and upcoming book, The Autoimmune Brain. https://t.co/4Nz4LYlMHy https://t.co/RG3QguvVU0
July 25 2019
David S. Younger
See my new research paper on ganglionic antibodies in neurologic disease. Follow me on Twitter and acquaint yourself with my new book entitled, The Autoimmune Brain. https://t.co/RBvzqr2zug https://t.co/4Nz4LYlMHy
July 20 2019
David S. Younger
Infection and other triggers can elicit overlapping disorders affecting the brain, peripheral nerves, and autonomic system. The Autoimmune Brain shows you how. Follow me on Twitter and read more. https://t.co/4Nz4LYlMHy https://t.co/qoGsHGKWtA
July 14 2019
David S. Younger
See the pathology of CIDP: demyelination (A), nerve fiber loss (B), more vessels (C), swelling and inflammation (D) and read about IVIg treatment. Follow me on Twitter and see my website. https://t.co/jDskJRRR5G https://t.co/8aZAEA2Rd3
July 09 2019
David S. Younger
The hypothalamus-pituitary-adrenal axis (HPA) regulates body epinephrine, adrenaline, and cortisol secretion due to stress, infection and immunity resulting in vital signs instability, neurocognitive and emotional lability. Follow me and visit my website. https://t.co/RVQXoueiiC
July 02 2019
David S. Younger
Brain PET/MRI in a young patient with treated Lyme disease and GAD65 antibodies shows subtle hypometabolism (A) becoming widespread (B) due to autoimmunity, infection and non-viable spirochetes or their remnants. Follow me here and read more on my website. https://t.co/RVQXoueiiC https://t.co/iKvsutOVf9