Dr. Tricia Moo-Young, MD

Dr. Tricia Moo-Young, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Tricia Moo-Young, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University of Chicago in 2002 and specializes in surgical oncology and surgery.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 3900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 570-1700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 66% of peers
more than 38% of peers
Vascular Disease
more than 30% of peers

Dr. Moo-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.

This content was provided by Dr. Moo-Young "Dr. Moo-Young is a highly trained board certified general surgeon with fellowship training in endocrine surgery. She is versed in the advanced techniques of minimally invasive endocrine and oncologic procedures. She is an active researcher with funded studies investigating the role of human anti-tumor immunity and the molecular basis cancer. She is recognized for her expertise in the molecular genetics of cancer as well as teaches in the field of medical ethics. She is an educator who has received recognition for her role as a mentor and role model to others in the medical profession. Her first and primary commitment, however, is providing copmasionate, excellent, and up to date care to all her patients."

2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Resection
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter Placement
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy
  • Thyroid Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Lincoln Park Ladies of Distinction Crown Jewel Award of the Year, 2011
  • President's Dialouge on Cancer Internship Award, 2005
  • Washington University School of Medicine Resident of the Year, 2009
  • John Stroger Research on Endocrine Cancer Grant, 2009
  • University of Chicago Research Award, 2002
Media & Publications

Dr. Moo-Young has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Moo-Young's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Moo-Young to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Moo-Young's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Recently, I visited Dr. Moo and I think she is the kind of Doctor I would like to see. I like the way she patiently listened to patient, answered questions and explained details. The medicine she prescribed works very well.
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Dr Moo Young is an outstanding professional. She has excellent surgical skills and amazing bedside manners. I believe her careful diagnostic analysis led her to utilize a specific surgical technique that saved my mothers life. I will always be grateful to her and her team.
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I like her! Dr Young is extremely knowledgeable and doesn't beat around the bush at the same time she keeps a very caring attitude. After having dealt with a thyroid nodule for years with doctors who had a wait and see not giving a hoot about me attitude, she drew me a diagram of everything going...more
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