Ming-Lon Young, MD

Young Ming Lon
Pediatric Electrophysiology, Pediatric Cardiology
Primary Office
Address 1150 North 35th Avenue
Suite 575
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone: 954-265-3437
Fax: 954-983-5052

About Me

Director of Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital

Dr. Ming-Lon Young is well-known nationally and internationally for his work in cardiac electrophysiology. He is a pioneer in ablation therapy in children, having performed more than 1,500 cases with outstanding outcomes. Prior to joining Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, he directed the pediatric electrophysiology and pediatric cardiology divisions at the University of Miami.

After earning his Bachelor of Medicine degree from National Taiwan University School of Medicine, Dr. Young received his Master of Public Health degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. He completed two fellowships at the University of Miami School of Medicine, one in pediatric cardiology and the other in pediatric cardiac electrophysiology. He is also a certified cardiac device specialist and a Fellow of Heart Rhythm Society.

Dr. Young has lectured and published extensively about pediatric cardiac arrhythmias, including mapping and ablation, and sudden cardiac death in children. He is regularly recognized in the "Best Doctors in America" list. 

Related Medical Services


  • National Taiwan University College Of Medicine, 1976
  • Hospital For Joint Disease, 1979, Preventive Medicine
  • Dept Of Pediatrics (R-131), 1984, Pediatrics
  • St Agnes Hospital, 1981, Pediatrics
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital - Human Resources, 1985, Pediatric Cardiology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatric Cardiology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatrics

Professional Highlights


Other works/abstracts

  • “Efficacy of Implantable Cardioverter Difibrillator in Children with Dilated Cardiomyopathy,” American Heart Association, 2009
  • “Junctional Rhythm During Cryoablation of AVNRT in Children: An Ander Recognized Phenomenon?”, Heart Rhythm, 2008
  • “Mid-Term Follow-Up of Pediatric Patients with Short QT Syndrome,” Heart Rhythm, 2008


  • Reviewer, The American Journal of Physiology, 2009-present
  • Reviewer, Congenital Heart Disease, 2009-present
  • Reviewer, International Journal of Cardiology, 2004-present
  • Reviewer, Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology, 2001-present
  • Reviewer, American Journal of Cardiology, 2000-present
  • Reviewer, Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology, 1998-present


  • Team Work Award, Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2007
  • Golden Heart Award, Caribbean Heart Menders Association, 2006
  • Proclamation by the Mayor, City of Lauderdale Lakes, for Community Service, 2004
  • 11th Professional Excellence Recognition, Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1998
  • Nestle Award for Outstanding Research Paper, Taiwan, 1989
  • Dr. Aballi Award for Outstanding Research Paper Among Florida Pediatric Residents and Fellows, 1985

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Adult Congenital Heart Association
  • American Heart Association
  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology
  • Society of Cardiology, Taiwan
  • Society of Pediatrics, Taiwan
  • Florida Pediatric Society


  • “Sudden Cardiac Death Syndrome,” Ambulatory Grand Round, Jackson Health System, 2009
  • “Case Discussion: A Pregnant Woman with Single Ventricle and Atrial Flutter,” Internal Medicine Grand Round, 2009
  • “Syncope and Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome,” Robert Reid Cabral Children’s Hospital, Dominican Republic, 2009
  • “Life-Threatening Cardiac Arrhythmias: Think Fast and Act Quick,” Master of Pediatrics, Miami, 2009
  • “AV Nodal Re-Entrant Tachycardia Ablation in Children,” China Medical University, Taiwan, 2008
  • “Hyperlipidemia,” NANNAY Foundation, Miami, FL 2008

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