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Micheal Young, MD

Dr. Young is a surgeon in the Bloomington area. He is affiliated with OSF St. Joseph Medical Center.
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Dr. Young saw more digestive tract conditions patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more biliary tract disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more inguinal hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more breast cancer patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more colon polyps patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more benign polyps patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more diverticulosis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more gallstones patients than 99% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more sebaceous cyst patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more carcinoma patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more umbilical hernia patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more lipoma patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more ventral hernia patients than 99% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw pain patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Bloomington area. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more cholecystitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw more appendicitis patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Bloomington area in 2014–2017. Learn more.

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Dr. Young saw cellulitis patients in 2014–2017, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Bloomington area. Learn more.

Cost estimates

These ranges are network rate estimates across all the insurance plans that Dr. Young accepts.
Colonoscopy (screening) $1,485 – 3,278
Gallbladder removal (laparoscopic) $7,282 – 10.6k
Hernia surgery (inguinal) $5,444 – 9,567
Office visit (new patient) $100 – 260
Skin tag removal $223 – 307

Amino’s cost estimates are estimates of the total amount that you and your health insurance company might pay for a procedure—this is what we call the “network rate”. Our cost estimates can help you prepare for the financial impact of medical care and help you make more confident decisions about where to get treated.

Laparoscopic procedure rate

Dr. Young’s laparoscopic procedure rate is lower than the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
Dr. Young 3%
Predicted for his patients 21%

As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery to reduce scarring and pain compared to traditional open surgery.

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Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

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Laparoscopic surgery involves smaller incisions, less scarring, and sometimes less pain than traditional open surgery.

To help you understand how Dr. Young’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery compares to a typical doctor who performs hernia surgeries:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Young’s hernia surgeries were performed laparoscopically.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform hernia surgeries, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of laparoscopic hernia surgeries for patients like Dr. Young’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Young’s rate of laparoscopic hernia surgery is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

Outpatient procedure rate

Dr. Young’s outpatient procedure rate is similar to the rate we predicted for his mix of cases and patients.
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As a patient, you may prefer a doctor who has a higher rate of outpatient gallbladder removal to improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery.

Decision factor

Compared to predicted rates calculated for each doctor’s unique mix of cases and patients

  • Lower than our predicted rate
  • Higher than our predicted rate
  • Similar to our predicted rate

Hospitalizations are costly and associated with a higher risk of infections, so avoiding unnecessary hospital stays can save money and improve your odds of having an uncomplicated recovery after surgery. Gallbladder removals are commonly performed in an outpatient setting, avoiding hospitalizations altogether.

To help you understand how Dr. Young’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal compares to a typical doctor who performs gallbladder removals:

  1. We first measure how many of Dr. Young’s gallbladder removals were performed in an outpatient setting.
  2. We then analyze the typical practices of all other doctors in the United States who perform gallbladder removals, using a data-driven model to predict the rate of outpatient gallbladder removal for patients like Dr. Young’s.

By comparing these two numbers, you can see whether Dr. Young’s rate of outpatient gallbladder removal is lower than, similar to, or higher than predicted.

This prediction adjusts based on the types of patients the doctor sees, so a doctor who treats sicker patients may have a different predicted rate than a doctor who treats healthier patients.

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Office
1701 E College Ave
Bloomington, IL 61704
(309) 664-3000
614 miles away
Credentials
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine Program
    RESIDENCY
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1992

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Young is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • OSF St. Joseph Medical Center
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    Hospital safety score (Fall 2016)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Security Health Plan
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Unity Health Insurance
  • ValueOptions
  • Viva Health
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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