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Department General Surgery
Primary Location Hillcrest Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon No
Hillcrest Hospital
Primary Location

Hillcrest Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Abscess - Incision and Drainage
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Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Abscess
  • Cysts
  • Lipoma
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About Teresa Young, CNP

Teresa (Tess) Young MSN, APRN-CNP is a board certified Adult Geriatric Nurse Practitioner in the Digestive Disease and General Surgery Institute. She has been a registered nurse for 14 years and a Nurse Practitioner for 5 years. Her nursing background is in Trauma and Emergency nursing as well as management. Her NP background includes Dermatology and Internal Medicine.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Graduate School - Ursuline College
Pepper Pike, OH USA

Undergraduate - Indiana Wesleyan University
Marion, IN USA

Undergraduate - Huron School of Nursing
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

243 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

28 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2024

She was excellent!!!! I learned more from her about what happened to me and why than any provider had I saw during my hospitalization

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2024

She answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2024

She was genuinely concerned about my case.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2024

As previously mentioned, this office and ALL of the staff hold the CCF culture to the highest degree and should be a model to other offices/departments.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2024

Ms. Young was absolutely awesome. She took time to answer any questions my husband and I had and was very kind.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2024

She was awesome

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2024

I have already recommended Dr. Young to two people I know with the dame problems as I.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2023

Ms. Young was totally aware of my recent procedure. She also listened to a concern I had, and acted on it immediately.

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2023

She explained test results thoroughly, I fully understood results

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2023

Teresa is a very caring, kind and professional provider. She has always treated me very well and gone out of her way to make sure my needs were met.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023

Tess Young was fantastic!! She was very caring and professional. She Is a great addition to Dr. Benscath's practice and we were very impressed.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

The NP was an excellent communicator who helped me to understand why my body felt as it did at this stage of recovery. This was extremely helpful and reassuring.

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2023

Doctor Krapata and other doctors and nurses was excellent!

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2023

She was very good. She was knowledgable and listened to the things I was concerned about.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

I went into this visit with so many unanswered questions my surgeon didn't cover, Tess Young eased my worries within the first 5 minutes speaking to her. Amazing bedside manner you feel her warmth & compassion on top of knowledge in her field. 5 Start service

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2023

She was fantastic

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2023

She addressed all of my questions and concerns and put my mind at ease about them. Very caring

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2023

100% would recommend her and prefer to only see her should I have to ever return

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2023

PA Young was so very kind and encouraging!She listened and helped talk things through with me! She was awesome!!

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2023

She is amazing

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

She has great bedside manners and help me understand what was going on and why I was not feeling better after trying routine medications.

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2023

Dr. Young was very informative about the procedure and with how she was going to drain the cyst. Very courteous and very concerned turn the whole process if there's any discomfort with the pain. She did a tremendous job and I don't think she could've done anything any better. Grateful for her time and her expertise.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

This provider is fantastic,always answers message via my chart very quickly and very accommodating.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

She is fantastic !!!

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2023

She was professional and friendly. She explained my health in terms that I could understand. She answered the questions I had and she let me know that I could contact her if anything came up. It was a pleasant visit.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2023

Both Dr. O'Brien and PA Teresa Young were attentive to my concerns and explained things so I understood. Special kudos to Teresa for the time, concern and detailed explanations of an issue I had 4 weeks post op. Thank You.

Reviewed on May 17, 2023

Theresa was wonderful. She was comforting and thorough. She was a great listener. Great person!!!

Reviewed on May 10, 2023

This was my first visit with this provider. She was very professional and thorough in her conversation with me. Thank you.

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