Dr. Thomas Young, MD

Dr. Thomas Young, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Thomas Young, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in gastroenterology.

1928 Alcoa Hwy Ste 105

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

(865) 544-9595

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

78  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

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 Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Tenn Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

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

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Young to family and friends
27 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

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 (14)

I felt heard & cared for! Great experience with doc & staff! Answered all of my questions and encouraged me to call if I thought of more. At one point, Dr. Young said, “I work for you.” This made me feel very comfortable trusting him.
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Dr Young is a wonderful doctor with such a kind bedside manor. He took the time listening to my concerns and problems. I am very appreciative of how he handled my workup. I was scoped within a reasonable amount of time and given my results as soon as they were back. Not many doctors will call you...more
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My husband and I were very impressed with Dr Young. He cared about me as a person and had great compassion for what I was going through with my condition. I will highly recommend him to my family and friends.
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Kindness was the first character I noticed. Dr. Young is a rare gem in the medical profession. It was nice to not feel hurried and I experienced true warmth and exceptional medical treatment all the way down from Dr Young to his receptionist. My hat off to one-of-a-kind doctor. My greatest...more
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Dr Young is a fabulous doctor! Explains everything in a way you can understand. He is very caring and nice as can be!
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