Dr. Ruth Young, MD

Dr. Ruth Young, MD

Medical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Ruth Young, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Franklin, TN and has been practicing for 41 years. She graduated from University Of Tennessee in 1977 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.

324 Cool Springs Blvd

Franklin, TN 37067

Contact Information

(615) 936-8422

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 92% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 91% 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.

3  Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

96  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • University Of Tennessee
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Duke University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Duke University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Young has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Young's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
6 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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

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 (1)

Dr. Ruth Young took the time and really listened to me. She was very thorough, knowledgeable and patient when explaining test results and treatments. When I went to her I was barely able to function and she has me back to where I can enjoy life again. I am so thankful for the blessing of finding...more
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