Jeffrey S Young

Jeffrey S Young, MD

Division:
Critical Care
Department:
Anesthesiology
Call 434.982.3549
Primary Location:
Surgical Care

Fourth Floor

1300 Jefferson Park Ave.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.924.2260
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Surgery, 1995
Research Interests:

Trauma resuscitation, medical decision making, clinical simulation, trauma systems

Clinical Practice:
Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Injury Prevention
Appointment:

Director, UVA Trauma Center; Co-Director, Surgical Critical Care

About
Title:
Professor
Biography

Jeffrey Young, MD, has been director of the UVA Trauma Center and senior associate chief medical officer for UVA Health since 1994. He specializes in caring for critically ill or severely injured patients who need surgery. Outside of the operating room, Young has a particular interest in promoting injury prevention, including safe driving practices and fall prevention.

Young was an undergraduate at the University of Virginia and graduated as an Echols Scholar in 1984. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia and trained in general surgery and trauma at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

Originally from Long Island, New York, Young now lives in Keswick with his wife. The couple has five children.

Education
Primary:
Medical College of Virginia, 1988
Residency:
General Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital
Fellowships:
Trauma Surgery, North Carolina Baptist Hospital
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