Richard M. Young

Richard M. Young, MD, FACS

Education & Certifications
  • BS: University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • MD: Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
  • Residency: General Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
  • Fellowship: Vascular Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City; Endovascular Surgery, New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center; Muskegon, Michigan
  • Board Certified: General Surgery and Vascular Surgery, American Board of Surgery
  • Member: Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Joined Premier: 2004, following 2001-2004 practice in South Carolina


Clinical Research, Endovascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Vascular Access, Varicose Veins


Premier Vascular Access & Imaging Center
6408 Papermill Drive, Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37919

Fort Sanders Regional
1819 Clinch Avenue, Suite 200
Knoxville, TN 37916


Patient Feedback
  • Both Dr. Young and the nurse who did my ultrasound were very pleasant. They seem to work well as a team. They’re true professionals in my opinion.”
  • “Dr Young is very professional and yet down to earth. No attitude of snobbish doctor. He has treated my husband for years and now I have had the experience and he is outstanding.”
  • “Dr. Young was great. He was able to answer all my questions and concerns.”

Dr. Young explains why to see a Vascular Surgeon for Varicose Veins.