Dr. Douglas Young, MD

Dr. Douglas Young, MD

Cardiac Surgery | Male | 68 years old

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Dr. Young specializes in Cardiac Surgery and practices in Shelby, NC. He practices at 1 location.

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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 Cardiac Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    U Ala

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    U Ala

    Completed in 1977

    University Of North Carolina Hospitals

    Completed in 1981

  • Fellowship Hospital
    St Francis Hosp

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy