Dr. Lauren Young studied health psychology at the University of Connecticut and was involved in research on cardiovascular health at UCONN Medical Center. She received her doctorate in naturopathic medicine from the University of Bridgeport. Dr. Young has studied in many integrative settings, from acupuncture for detoxification at Lincoln Memorial Hospital to naturopathic care at Yale affiliated Griffin Hospital.
Dr. Young is a board certified licensed naturopathic physician in the state of Connecticut and has a family practice in Manchester. She lectures extensively through the Greater Harford area and writes for the Natural Nutmeg as well as the National Naturopathic board exams and the National MS Society. Dr. Young is clinical faculty for the residency program at Manchester Hospital, teaching conventional physicians the importance of natural medicine for the University of New England. She uses her expertise in nutrition, botanical medicine, homeopathy and functional medicine along with conventional diagnostic skills and laboratory tests to offer individualized treatments for patients of all ages. Dr. Young specializes in autoimmune, GI and endocrine conditions as well as oncology and immunology. In her spare time, Dr. Young enjoys being a mother and wife, knitting, yoga and raising backyard chickens. She is very passionate about rescue animals and patient advocacy.
Dr. Young and Dr. Ashley Burkman practice as fully licensed Naturopathic Physicians at Connecticut Natural Health Specialists, LLC, in Manchester, CT. Most major health insurances accepted. New patients are encouraged to call for an appointment.
Phone: (860) 533-0179
Fax: (860) 812-2025
315 East Center St Manchester, CT 06040