Dr. Robert Young III, MD

Dr. Robert Young III, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Robert Young III, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Youngsville, LA and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans and specializes in ophthalmology.

327 Iberia St Ste 6

Youngsville, LA 70592

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Conjunctival Hemorrhage
very high
more than 88% of peers
Glaucoma
high
more than 79% of peers
Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
normal
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Young III'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.

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

39  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blindness
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Stye
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1946
  • Charity Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Lsu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Young III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young III's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young III to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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

Dr. Young III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Arrived 15 minutes early to my appointment (as I was instructed) just to wait 3 hours! During that time I had to listen to the staff carry on inappropriate and unprofessional conversations. The optician was pushy and incompetent, especially when it came to my vision insurance benefits. However, ...more
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Your eyes cannot be in better hands than Dr. Young's; he is excellent, very experienced, and truly cares. His dry sense of humor can be misunderstood by some, while truly delightful to others. He did cataract surgery on both of my eyes and my husband's and we wouldn't think of going to anyone...more
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I would surely recommend Dr. Young and his staff to family and friends. I had been going to my previous eye doctor for 20 years and never got the feeling that he and his staff cared about me as a person. Just a number. Dr. Young takes his time and explains your condition and procedure he will use...more
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