Johnny Young, MD, FACOG, is a board-certified OB/GYN who specializes in gynecology. He owns and operates J. Shan Young, MD, in Anniston, Alabama, and has more than 30 years of experience in caring for the health care needs of women.
Dr. Young is a compassionate, understanding physician. He’s built a career on listening to his patients’ concerns and needs before recommending treatment. Dr. Young strives to educate his patients on all of their treatment options so they can make informed decisions about their own care.
After graduating from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, Dr. Young enrolled in Emory University School of Medicine. After earning his medical degree, he continued his education through Emory University School of Gynecology and Obstetrics, where he completed his OB/GYN residency and served as the chief administrative resident.
Dr. Young practiced in Jacksonville, Alabama, for 23 years until Jacksonville Medical Center merged with Northeast Alabama Medical Center. He launched his practice in Anniston in 2014, where he and his dedicated staff remain today.
As an experienced OB/GYN, Dr. Young’s priority is to deliver exceptional gynecological care to women throughout the Anniston community and surrounding neighborhoods. He provides high-quality services for women of all ages, including hormone replacement therapy for menopause, fertility evaluations, and hysterectomies.
Whether women visit Dr. Young for abnormal bleeding, uterine fibroids, pelvic pain, or endometriosis, he has the expertise and experience to meet every patient’s unique needs and health care goals.
Outside the medical office, Dr. Young is an accomplished author. He also belongs to several professional organizations, such as the Alabama Physicians for Life and the American Medical Association. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Young is happily married to his wife, Cynthia Bolling Young. Together, they have six children and nine grandchildren.