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W. D. Young, M.D.

General Surgery

Meet W. D. Young, M.D.

Dr. Young earned his medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, MS and completed his residency in General Surgery at U.S. Naval Hospital in Oakland, California. Dr. Young has been practicing General Surgery at Wayne General Hospital since 1977. Dr. Young is board certified by the American Board of Surgeons and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He retired from the Army Reserve in 1998 with a combined service in the Navy and Army of 28 years. He served in Vietnam as a surgeon and commanded a combat support hospital in Iraq and Kuwait during Desert Storm. Dr. Young’s practice includes General Surgery, Endoscopy and Laparoscopic Surgery.

Dr. Young’s office is located in the Wayne General Hospital Medical Arts Building, 940 Matthew Drive, Suite 7, Waynesboro, MS. If you would like to schedule an appointment please call 601-735-0077 or 601-735-7194.