Dr. Desmond Young, MD

Dr. Desmond Young, MD

Critical Care Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. Desmond Young, MD is a critical care medicine specialist in Murrells Inlet, SC and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med in 1999 and specializes in critical care medicine, pulmonary disease, and more.

4057 Highway 17

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Contact Information

(843) 235-3131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Young's Experience

Dr. Young's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Pulmonary Disease and Sleep Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

3  Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

54  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Univ Of South Fla-Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Young's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

His staff is awful. You can't get thru to anyone if you call his office nor will they return your calls. If you need some type of test done and you have to get preapproved from your insurance company and they have questions before they will approve it, he will not call the insurance company to get...more
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Dr. Young is a fabulous physician. My husband is in the process of being diagnosed and had to have bronchoscopy with lymph node biopsy. Dr. Young was very compassionate, explained everything in easy to understand terms and got him on the schedule ASAP. Office staff was extremely helpful and nice....more
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I consider Dr. Desmond Young the BEST choice one could make for Cardio Pulmonary care. Extremely caring, responsive and up to date on all COPD medications and applications (His staff is also excellent) I have been under his care now for 11 years. I would strongly recommend Dr. Young to all ......more
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Takes appropriate amount of time and very good verbal skills and understanding.
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