Dr. Lucy Young MD, PHD, FACS

  • Ophthalmology Boston, MA

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Dr. Lucy Young, MD, PHD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA, with other offices in Methuen, MA and Stoneham, MA (and 1 other location). She has 36 years of experience. Her specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Young is affiliated with Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary, Mass Eye and Ear Infirm and Mass General Hospital. She speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Lucy Young has the following 14 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

Massachusetts Eye And Ear Infirmary

243 Charles St
Boston, MA 02114

Methuen Eye Center

1 Branch St
Methuen, MA 01844

Massachusetts Eye & Ear Retina Consultants

3 Woodland Rd
Stoneham, MA 02180

1 Montvale Ave
Stoneham, MA 02180

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