Dr. Mark Young, MD

Dr. Mark Young, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Mark Young, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in ophthalmology.Read his story

11606 Nicholas St Ste 203

Omaha, NE 68154

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Iowa
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Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 86% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Young's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Young "Dr. Mark Young, M.D. is a native of North Platte, NE who attended medical school at the University Of Nebraska College Of Medicine in Omaha, NE and completed his residency in ophthalmology at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, CO. He has been in practice for sixteen years, the first five in Greeley, CO and the last eleven in North Platte, NE. Dr. Mark Young was American Board Certified in Ophthalmology in 1996. He has been a member of the Academy of Ophthalmology since 1995. He continues to actively participate in numerous continuing education programs in ophthalmology throughout the United States. Dr. Young is a general ophthalmologist with extensive experience in anterior segment surgery. He has performed LASIK surgery since it was approved by the FDA in 1996, and utilizes the latest technology called Wavescan for Customvue LASIK. He has performed bladeless, no-stitch cataract surgery, and offers the option of the multifocal lenses for those patients who desire less dependence on their glasses. He also performs glaucoma filtering surgery, pterygium surgery and eyelid plastic surgery, along with laser treatment for after-cataracts and glaucoma."

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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

48  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hypotony of Eye
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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12  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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1 Sanction
  • Substance Abuse (1/28/2015)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Nebraska
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Nebr College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Colo Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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