John Young, MD

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Precision Sports Medicine & Orthopedics - Vestavia
200 Montgomery Highway
Suite 125
Vestavia, AL 35216

Phone: (205) 822-HELP (4357)
Fax: (205) 874-9612

Norwood Clinic Plaza
339 Walker's Chapel Plaza
Fultondale, AL 35068

Phone: (205) 822-HELP (4357)
Fax: (205) 874-9612

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
155 Ratings


  • Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist

Board Certifications:

  • Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery

About The Provider:

Dr. John young has been practicing orthopedic surgery and sports medicine in the southeast for over 20 years. He is board certified, fellowship trained, and AOA honored, being in the Top 10% of his medical class. While he focuses on a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions and the surgeries to treat them, his background as a former athlete has led to a particular interest in sports medicine.


  • Medical School: University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AK
  • Residency: University of Mississippi, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, Jackson, MS
  • Fellowship: Sports Medicine at the American Sports Medicine Institute, HealthSouth Medical Center, Birmingham, AL

Areas of Interest:

  • Trauma: Fractures, Sprains, Sports Injuries
  • Pediatric Injuries
  • Muscle, Tendon, and Joint Pain
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Total Joint Replacement: Hip (Anterior Approach), Knee, Shoulder, Elbow, Hand
  • Arthroscopy: Shoulder, Elbow, Knee, Ankle
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair

More on Rotator Cuff Injuries

Dr. Young Speaks on Alabama Player Injury

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Dec 2, 2019
My only complaint was I felt like the Dr rushed in and out in both of my visits. I would have liked to talk a few more minutes with him.
Nov 22, 2019
Aug 28, 2019
This provider was better than the average provider but could still use improvement.
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Aug 24, 2019
Great Dr and Staff!
Aug 22, 2019
Very easy to talk to.
Aug 22, 2019
Acted very professional.

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