Physician Detail

Ricardo Young, MD, FASMBS

Director of Bariatric Surgery, Backus Hospital

Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

Bariatric Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Adjustable Band Surgery, Adjustable Gastric Band (LapBand), Revisional Surgeries, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Sleeve Gastrectomy

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcaremedicalgroup.org/RicardoYoung

Phone

860.425.8740

Call for Appointment

Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


  • Hartford HealthCare Medical & Surgical Weight Loss Center at Backus Hospital

    330 Washington Street
    Suite 410
    Norwich, CT 06360
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    Phone: 860.425.8740
    Fax: 860.886.1445


Bio

Ricardo Young, MD, Director of the Backus Center of Bariatric Surgery, has advanced training in bariatric, robotic, and endoscopic surgery.

He came to Backus from the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center at Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as a general surgeon for almost a decade.

Dr. Young earned his medical degree from Michigan State College and served a residency in general surgery through the Army in Georgia.

He completed a surgical fellowship in surgical endoscopy, bariatrics and robotics at the Cleveland Clinic.

He is a fellow in the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons.


Education

Medical School

  • Michigan State University 1993-1998 MD

Internship

  • Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center 1998-2003

Residency

  • Dwight David Eisenhower Army Medical Center 1998-2003

Fellowship

  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation 2014-2015


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