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

Twitter

September 15 2019
David S. Younger
See my new research paper on progressive peripheral and central demyelinating disease in a young man and unapparent Lyme disease until he underwent spinal fluid analysis prompting intravenous antibiotics and IVIg. https://t.co/wLN0Meelth https://t.co/RVQXoueiiC
August 28 2019
David S. Younger
Common neurotransmitters are serotonin, dopamine, histamine, epinephrine, acetylcholine and norepinephrine, each paired with a receptor. Their balanced flow is disturbed in disease states. Read more in my upcoming book and follow me on Twitter. https://t.co/4Nz4LYlMHy
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