John Young, MD knew he wanted a career in medicine but he didn’t decide on a specialty until medical school where he found that dermatologists were the happiest doctors he met. As a board-certified dermatologist at McMinnville’s Silver Falls Dermatology, Dr. Young treats patients for a variety of skin conditions and even trains other providers.
A native of New Orleans, Dr. Young graduated as valedictorian of his class at Louisiana State University, where he was awarded his undergraduate degree. He earned his medical degree from the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr. Young is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Dr. Young lives in Salem with his wife, 15-year-old son and 10-year-old daughter. He enjoys his daily trip through wine country into McMinnville. Dr. Young is known for his contagious laugh and his passion for good Cajun cooking.