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Lucy H.Y. Young, M.D., Ph.D., FACS

Photo of Lucy H.Y. Young, M.D., Ph.D., FACS
Specialties: Diabetic Retinopathy
Macular Degeneration Unit
Retina
Phone Number: 617-573-3710
Fax: 617-573-3698
Location: Massachusetts Eye and Ear
243 Charles Street
Boston, MA 02114
Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Location: Mass. Eye and Ear, Stoneham
One Montvale Avenue
Stoneham, MA 02180
Office Hours:
Board Certification: Ophthalmology
Graduate School Biology, Harvard University
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
Residency Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology Residency Training Program
Fellowship Vitreoretinal Surgery, Mass. Eye and Ear
Teaching Affiliation Associate Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School
Biographical Profile:

Dr. Young is a multi-lingual retina specialist with particular interest in diabetic retinopathy, AIDS-related retinal infections, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, and uveitis.

Clinical Interests

Diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, trauma-related retinal complications, AIDS-related retinal infections, uveitis

Research Interests

Diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, trauma-related retinal complications, AIDS-related retinal infections, uveitis

Publications

For a full publication list, please see her CV. A representative list (2006 - 2012) is available through www.pubmed.gov. 

Trichonas G, Manola A, Morizane Y, Thanos A, Koufomichali X, Papakostas TD, Montezuma S, Young L, Miller JW, Gragoudas E, Vavvas D. A novel nonradioactive method to evaluate vascular barrier breakdown and leakage. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2010 Mar; 51(3): 1677-82.

Young LH, Bazari H, Durand ML, Branda JA. Case records of the  Massachusetts General Hospital Case 33-2010 A 22-year-old woman with blurred vision and renal failure. N Engl J Med. 2010 Oct 28; 363(18): 1749-58.

Huynh N, Daniels AB, Kohanim S, Young LH. Medical treatment for cytomegalovirus retinitis. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011 Fall; 51(4): 93-103.

Daniels AB, Kohanim S, Huynh N, Durand ML, Young LH. Antiviral chemoprophylaxis for ocular viral infections in hematopoietic stem cell and bone marrow transplant patients. Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2011 Fall; 51(4): 53-66.

Aiello LP, Vignati L, Sheetz MJ, Zhi X, Girach A, Davis MD, Wolka AM, Shahri N, Milton RC, PKC-DRS and PKC-DRS2 Study Groups. Oral protein kinase c β inhibition using ruboxistaurin: efficacy, safety, and causes of vision loss among 813 patients (1,392 eyes) with diabetic retinopathy in the Protein Kinase C β Inhibitor-Diabetic Retinopathy Study and the Protein Kinase C β Inhibitor-Diabetic Retinopathy Study 2. Retina. 2011 Nov; 31(10): 2084-94.