Deborah Young Bradshaw, MD

Deborah Young Bradshaw, MD

Neurology Syracuse, NY

Associate Professor, Neurology, SUNY-Upstate Medical University

Office Address

  • Syracuse, NY
    Phone: (315) 464-4243
    Fax: (315) 464-7328

Deborah Young Bradshaw, MD

Neurology Syracuse, NY

Associate Professor, Neurology, SUNY-Upstate Medical University

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neuromuscular Medicine, Neurophysiology

Education & Training

  • Lahey Clinic
  • Boston University Medical CenterBoston University Medical Center
  • SUNY Upstate Medical UniversitySUNY Upstate Medical University
  • State University of New York Upstate Medical UniversityState University of New York Upstate Medical University
  • University of Maryland
  • Welleslay College

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeuromuscular Medicine
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Best in LeadershipNeurology Residency, 2011
    • Program Director of the YearSUNY Upstate Medical University GME Office, 2008
    • Best Teaching AwardNeurology Residency, 2007

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Pseudomeningoencephalitic presentation of pediatric Guillain Barre Syndrome.  Bradshaw DY and Jones HR, J Child Neurol. J. Child Neurol 2001;16:505-508
    • Reducing intersubject variability in motor unit number estimation.  Shefner JM, Jillapalli D, Bradshaw DY, Muscle & Nerve 22:1457-1460, 1999
    • Ulnar neuropathies at the elbow.  Bradshaw, DY and Shefner JM, Neurol Clinics 17:447-461

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Clinical Neurophysiology of Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence. Chapter: Clinical Neurophysiology of Pediatric Polyneuropathies 
      Burns TM, Bradshaw DY, Kuntz NL, Jones HR
      Editors: Holmes, GL, Moshe’ SL, Jones HR.Butterwork Heinemann Elsevier, Philadelphia
    • Motor unit number estimation in the evaluation of focal conduction block.  Page 676 - 681
      Jillapalli D, Bradshaw, DY, Shefner, JM
      Editors: .Muscle Nerve
    • Neuromuscular Function and Disease. Chapter: Peripheral sensory receptors and sensation Page 103 - 114
      Bradshaw DY and Shefner JM
      Editors: Brown WF, Bolton C and Aminoff M.WB Saunders, Philadelphia


    • Teaching Neurology Residents Communication Skills Using Standardized Patients. Bradshaw, DY, Vertino M, Harris S, et al, AAN, New Orleans
    • A Study to Evaluate Safety and Tolerability of Repeated Doses of CK-2017357 in Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Shefner, JM, Bradshaw, DY, Barohn R, et al, AAN, New Orleans
    • Acetazolamide-induced periodic paralysis. Hussain, Y and Bradshaw DY, AAN, Montreal


    • Acute Pediatric Polyneuropathies, Course in Pediatric Electromyography. AAEM. New Orleans
    • Guillain-Barre’ Syndrome in Children. AAEM, Albuquerque, NM
    • The Inner Life of Health Care Providers. Center for Bioethics and Humanities

    Professional Memberships

    Hospital Affiliations

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Excellus BCBS BluePPO
    • Excellus BCBS HMOBlue
    • First Health PPO
    • GHI PPO
    • HIP of New York - Select PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • MagnaCare PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • MVP Healthcare HMO
    • MVP Healthcare PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
    • The full profile is locked and available to verified physicians only.
      Join over 60% of U.S. physicians already on Doximity and get access to this and over 700,000 physician CVs. Find your physician profile

    Physicians, view Dr. Young Bradshaw's full Doximity profile to:

    • Trade HIPAA-secure messages
    • Send and receive online faxes
    • Refer a patient
    • See their complete CV