Author | Melissa Young, MD

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For now, it’s life as is for this solo endocrinology practice

November 19, 2019

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In this month's "Endocrine Feedback" column, Dr. Melissa Young explores how her career has evolved over the years and questions what the future may hold.

Reflecting on 10 Years of Solo Practice

August 27, 2019

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A lot has changed over the course of 10 years in solo practice, writes Melissa Young, M.D., in this month's Endocrine Feedback column. Dr. Young describes a decade of changes for the solo endocrinology practitioner. 

“I will survive.” A solo practitioner’s story.

April 23, 2019

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“At first, I was afraid, I was petrified. I kept thinking I could never live without you by my side…” so the song goes. That is sort of how I felt when my associate told me she was leaving.

Board Certification in Endocrinology

April 16, 2019

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To certify or not to certify, that is the question. There is no evidence that it improves patient care. And yet, the question often comes up in my discussions with colleagues:  Should we recertify?