Dr. Jerrold Young, MD

Dr. Jerrold Young, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
71 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Jerrold Young, MD is a general surgery specialist in South Miami, FL and has been practicing for 42 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Hernia Institute of Florida

6200 Sunset Dr Ste 501

South Miami, FL 33143
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

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Top Care Areas

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

Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
more than 99% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Young "The Hernia Institute is dedicated to the study and advancement of hernia surgery. Over the years it has improved the surgery for hernia repair. "

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • McGill University Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • Miami Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Miami Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Young has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Young does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Young and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Mercy Hospital

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Appendectomy

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Dr. Young's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Young's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Thank You Dr young and staff. I had my bilateral inguinal hernia surgery on Feb 17, 2017. I couldn't be happier with my decision to have my surgery done by Dr young. My surgery and recovery went much better than the doctor explained in details. From the moment i called to schedule my appointment...more
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This posting is a bit strange in the sense that it refers to Dr. Young as a FEMALE, yet the photo seems to show otherwise. Kindly clarify.....
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I had my surgery done close to A year ago. This doctor is awesome. After the surgery I walked out and had breakfast, I never had any pain or took any painkillers besides a few Tylenol. I was back in the gym a few days later. Don't hesitate to go to this doctor
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My experience with Dr. Young was excellent The consultation was thorough and all my questions and concerns were answered. He is very professional and very experienced. My surgery went smoothly and I was pleased with the results (post-op 4 weeks) I would highly recommend Dr Young without any...more
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