Dr. Thomas O. Young, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 65

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Dr. Young:

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Dr. Young's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Greer Memorial Hospital
830 South Buncombe Road
Greer, SC 29650
Patewood Memorial Hospital
175 Patewood Drive
Greenville, SC 29615

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Young

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Medical Group Dept of Surgery
General Surgery
890 W Faris Rd # Mmob
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

    Board Certifications

    • 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 Lipomas
    • 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 & 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
    • Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malformation
    • Groin Hernia
    • Head Soft Tissue Trauma
    • Hemorrhage
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
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    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Intestinal Polyp
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Abscess
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Diseases
    • Liver Diseases & Disorders (incl. Hepatitis & 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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    Background Check for Dr. Young

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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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
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Young's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Young has admitting privileges:

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    • Greenville Memorial Hospital

    • Greer Memorial Hospital

    • Patewood Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Young

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends

    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 16 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Young
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    University Medical Group Dept of Surgery
    General Surgery
    890 W Faris Rd # Mmob
    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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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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