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Marco Yung, M.D., joins Marshall Health as general surgeon
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. –Marco Yung, M.D., joins the teams of surgeons at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall Health and Mountain Health Network hospitals (Cabell Huntington Hospital and St. Mary’s Medical Center).
Yung, a board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeon, has been named an assistant professor in the department of surgery at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. He specializes in general surgery and surgical critical care. Yung performs a variety of general surgery procedures, including minimally invasive surgery, endoscopy and colonoscopies. Yung is also fellowship-trained to provide intensive medical care to patients who are critically ill due traumatic injuries or in the peri-operative period following surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery in both general surgery and surgical critical care.
Yung was born in Hong Kong and grew up in Toronto, Canada. He earned his medical degree from the St. George’s University in Grenada, Haiti, and went on to complete his general surgery residency at Marshall’s school of medicine. Yung then completed a fellowship in surgical critical Care at the University of Connecticut in Mansfield, Connecticut. Prior to joining Marshall Health, he practiced in London, Kentucky. He resides in Huntington with his wife, Rachel Yung, M.D., a Huntington native who is an alumna of Marshall’s school of medicine, and their daughter.
Yung is accepting new patients and referrals at Marshall Surgery, an outpatient department of Cabell Huntington Hospital, 1600 Medical Center Drive, Huntington, at 304-691-1200.
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