Richard Young, M.D.

Richard Young, M.D., is director of research at the John Peter Smith Family Medicine Residency. He is the author of the book American HealthScare and a blog of the same name.

Dr. Oz Is Wrong: The Country Doctor Is (Still) In

For anybody who believes that the old fashioned, country doctor is just an outdated notion, Dr. Richard Young is here to tell you otherwise. In a recent New Yorker article about him, Dr. Mehmet Oz was paraphrased as saying that “Marcus Welby – the kindly, accessible, but straight-talking television doctor – is dead.” If he …