Board fines Nacogdoches doctor

The Texas Medical Board has fined a Nacogdoches doctor for his behavior following an operation.

According to a report released by the board, James R. Young, MD, has agreed to pay a $5,000 fine for his "alleged abusive behavior toward other physicians and staff during an effort to stabilize a post-operative patient at Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital."

Young is listed as a Cardiovascular & Thoracic surgeon in Nacogdoches.