Dr. Peter Youn, MD

Dr. Peter Youn, MD

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Colorectal Surgery  ·  
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52 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Peter Youn, MD is a colorectal surgery in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.

Boulevard Surgical Associates

14850 Los Gatos Blvd

Los Gatos, CA 95032
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Youn's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Crohn's Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Youn treats Crohn's Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Youn treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Youn treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Youn treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Youn performs Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Youn performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, or Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Rigid Sigmoidoscopy
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy
  • Virtual Colonoscopy

Dr. Youn's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Youn, MD is a colorectal surgery in Los Gatos, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Los Angeles County-University Of Southern California Medical Center
Residency Hospital
St Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
Medical School
2001
St Francis Hospital and Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
La Co University Of Southern Ca Med Center
Internship Hospital
2001
1995

Languages

  • Korean
  • English

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Dr. Youn's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Youn

5.0

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Dr Youn helped my 87 year-old mom with such TLC! My mom’s colorectal surgery was very successful and she has made a full recovery. Dr Youn has an excellent bedside manner and clearly explained all pros and cons prior to Mom’s surgery. After surgery Dr Youn also took his time answering our...Read More
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Great experience all things considered. I did have an issue with a nasty person billing otherwise I would have rated 5 stars. I should have followed up and complained as I received a bill months later after have been proactive in payment follow up. She was also nasty and seemed spiteful. Dr Youn...Read More
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Dr Youn is patient, extremely knowledgeable and has an exceptional bedmanner. His skill in his specialty ranks him above all other GI doctors.
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Just a pleasure to be his patient. He is very through and explains everything so you can understand the meaning of your condition. A very nice person.
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Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
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Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
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