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New orthopedic surgeon at LCMC medical center

Posted on Monday, November 5, 2012 at 8:19 am

Dr. Jason Young, M.D., a St. Louis native, received his undergraduate degree from Boston College and his medical degree

Dr. Jason Young

from St. Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Young then completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago.

Dr. Young completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at the Steadman Hawkins Clinic in Denver, Colo. His fellowship focused on the treatment of injuries to the shoulder, elbow, and knee with special emphasis on rotator cuff disorders, cartilage procedures, labral repair, and ligament reconstruction of both the knee and elbow.

During his tenure in Denver, Dr. Young assisted as team physician for the Colorado Rockies and Denver Broncos. In addition, Dr. Young participated as an orthopaedic medical examiner at the 2011 NFL Combine. Dr. Young continues to participate in research related to sports injury. He has presented his work nationally, which has resulted in published journal articles and book chapters.

Dr. Young is a new surgeon to the area who is now seeing patients in a medical office at the hospital on Fridays and will perform outpatient surgery at Lincoln County Medical Center.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Young, please call 314-569-0612.