Dr. Colby Young, MD

Dr. Colby Young, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Colby Young, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, non-surgical orthopedics, and more.

Hand Surgery Specialists Nevada

9321 W Sunset Rd

Las Vegas, NV 89148
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Young performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Elbow Injuries
high
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Young's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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31  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Northwestern
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Martin Luther Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Indiana Hand Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Young has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Young's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Young is amazing; his staff is terrible. After going through a life changing trauma of breaking both arms from a hit and run, I endured some of rudest, insensitive and unprofessional treatment by his staff for months while I waited for my surgery to heal. Things like not returning my phone...more
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I found Dr. Young to be an exceptionally nice person and easy to communicate with. After diagnosing and treating my trigger finger, I have not had any problems with it. Subsequently, I had a shoulder problem as a result of a fall and Dr. Young had me have X-rays and diagnosed what was causing the...more
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Dr Colby Young is a great doctor takes time to explain everything thoroughly and terms you can understand He is a very caring doctor very professional. He listens to you tells you what he can do to help you Highly recommend AAAAttttttt thank you for your help
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