R. John Young, MD

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R. John Young, MD

Personal Biography:

Dr. John Young, a board-certified dermatologist, was born and raised in New Orleans, La. In 1994 he earned his bachelor’s degree at Louisiana State University, where he was valedictorian of 2000 graduates. In 1998, he earned his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas while on US Air Force scholarship. From there, he became a Flight Surgeon for the Air Force and was deployed to the United Arab Emirates for a short period of time. He then became the youngest officer in 20 years to be accepted into the dermatology residency program in San Antonio.

Before settling in Oregon in 2006, Dr. Young served as a staff dermatologist in Biloxi, Miss. at the time Hurricane Katrina devastated the region. He practices medical, Mohs/surgical, pediatric and cosmetic dermatology.  

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's Degree: Louisiana State University
Medical Degree: Baylor College of Medicine



  • Dermatology
    Dermatologists specialize in diseases and conditions of the skin, hair and nails. They treat pediatric and adult patients for a variety of cosmetic and medical conditions.