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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 65

890 W Faris Rd Ste 310
Greenville, SC 29605
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Dr. Young's Specialties

  • General Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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Greer Memorial Hospital
830 S Buncombe Rd
Greer, SC 29650
Patewood Memorial Hospital
175 Patewood Dr
Greenville, SC 29615

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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University Medical Group Dept of Surgery
General Surgery
890 W Faris Rd Ste 310
Greenville, SC 29605
University Medical Group Dept of Surgery
GHS Division of General Surgery
200 Patewood Dr Ste B260
Greenville, SC 29615
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    Dr. Young's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Biopsy of Affected Tissue
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bladder Biopsy
    • Colectomy
    • Cystectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Lipoma
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Small Cyst
    • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Excisional Biopsy
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
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    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoid Removal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Biopsy
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparotomy
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Muscle Biopsy
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Sphincterotomy
    • Surgery, Trauma
    • Surgical Biopsy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
    • Traumatic Resuscitation
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vaginectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Abdominal Abscess
    • Abdominal Hernia
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abscess
    • Acute Appendicitis
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Breast Abscess
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Chronic Appendicitis
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malformation
    • Groin Hernia
    • Head Soft Tissue Trauma
    • Hemorrhage
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
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    • Hidradenitis
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Intestinal Polyp
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Abscess
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases
    • Liver Diseases and Disorders (incl. Hepatitis and Cirrhosis)
    • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreas Disorders
    • Pancreatic Abscess
    • Paraesophageal Hernia
    • Parasitic Appendicitis
    • Pelvic Abscess
    • Perianal Abscess
    • Pericolic Abscess
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Perirectal Abscess
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Postoperative Hemorrhage
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Retroperitoneal Abscess
    • Retropharyngeal Abscess
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Diseases
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Spleen Disorders
    • Spleen Injuries
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Traumatic Amputation
    • Traumatic Hernia
    • Traumatic Shock
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Wm Beaumont Amc
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Wm Beaumont Amc
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Young & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Young's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Greenville Memorial Hospital

    • Greer Memorial Hospital

    • Patewood Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.5 out of 5

    Dr. Young's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    20 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    20 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Young

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    20 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.4 out of 5

    20 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    20 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    University Medical Group Dept of Surgery
    General Surgery
    890 W Faris Rd Ste 310
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 455-8300 (Office)
    (864) 455-8310 (Fax)
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    University Medical Group Dept of Surgery
    GHS Division of General Surgery
    200 Patewood Dr Ste B260
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 454-2100 (Office)
    (864) 454-2101 (Fax)
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