Melissa R. Young, MD,PhD


Radiation Oncology

Conditions & Treatments

Breast Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Gynecologic Cancer, Lung Cancer, Radiation Oncology

(203) 200-2100
Accepting New Patients
Telehealth Visits


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.





Affiliated With

Smilow Cancer Hospital, Yale Medicine


Education & Training


The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center


Yale New Haven Hospital

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

  • aetna
  • anthem bc/bs
  • berkeley care network
  • cigna healthcare
  • community care network
  • connecticare
  • corvel
  • first health network
  • focus healthcare
  • great west
  • husky
  • medicaid
  • medicare
  • multiplan
  • oxford health plans
  • railroad medicare
  • tricare/champus
  • united healthcare
  • us family health plan
  • wellcare