Dr. Kyle Young was born and raised in LaGrange, Illinois and graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a bachelor’s degree in molecular and cellular biology. He later received his doctorate from the Illinois College of Optometry.
Through his training at the Cincinnati VAMC, Mack Eye Center, Visionary Eye Care, and the Illinois Eye Institute he developed expertise in primary care, as well as in management of glaucoma, diabetic eye care, and dry eye. Further, his training at Visionary Eye Care and the Illinois Eye Institute allowed him to gain additional skills and experience in pediatric eye care. Additionally, through his training he has gained experience in the treatment of anterior segment disease, urgent care, and post-operative care of refractive surgeries and cataract extractions. He is a member of the American Optometric Association as well as the Illinois Optometric Association.
Dr. Young’s goal when he sees his patients is to improve their quality of life. He builds long-term relationships with his patient through detailed examinations and taking the time to address his patient’s individual questions and concerns. In his free time he enjoys hiking, fishing, and outdoor activities.