Dr. Donald P Younkin MD Neurologist

Dr. Donald Younkin is a neurologist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Younkin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Epilepsy, Headache, Child Neurology

Education & Medical Training

Kaleida Health System - Children Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1974 - 1977

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Child Neurology, 1978 - 1981

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 34 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 33 years in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2013

PA State Medical License
Active through 2012

Publications & Presentations

Longitudinal changes in brain magnetic resonance imaging findings in children with sickle cell disease.
Pegelow, C.H., Macklin, E.A., Moser, F.G., Wang, W.C., Bello, J.A., Miller, S.T., Vichinsky, E.P., DeBaun, M.R., Guarini, L., Zimmerman, R.A., Younkin, D.P., Gallagher, D.M., Kinney, T.R.

Diagnosis and treatment of ischemic pediatric stroke.
Younkin, D.P.

Atypical syncope in a child due to a colloid cyst of the third ventricle.
Goldberg, E. M., Schwartz, E. S., Younkin, D., Myers, S. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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