Phyllis Young PA-C is a board certified Physician Assistant with almost 30 years of clinical experience. Her primary area of practice is in Alternative Medicine with particular emphasis on Clinical Nutrition. She received her Physician Assistant degree from the City College Of New York in 1988 and completed a one year post graduate internship in surgery at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx New York in 1989. Phyllis began studying alternative medicine in 1999 and received certification in Functional Medicine from the Institute For Functional Medicine in 2016. Phyllis currently owns Truth & Life Nutrition Consultants an integrative health practice which focuses on empowering patients to manage chronic diseases using diet and lifestyle. She is also the creator of True Life Transformation an online lifestyle modification program that encourages patient self responsibility through utilization of a plant based diet and lifestyle modification, providing a holistic approach to treatment of chronic illness.