News Releases


UH Samaritan Welcomes Ashland Native Dr. Aaron Young

Aaron Young, D.O, recently joined University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center’s medical staff. He is accepting new patients, age 18 years and older, at 419-207-2351. He joins Dr. Megan Oberhauser at UH Samaritan Primary Care located at 53 Sugarbush Court in Ashland. An Ashland native, Dr. Young is board certified in internal medicine and specializes in nephrology and critical care. He also serves as the medical director of UH Samaritan Medical Center’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

UH Samaritan Offers Activities for COPD Patients

University Hospitals Samaritan Medical Center’s Cardiopulmonary Services (CPS) now offers a weekly walking program and monthly support group for COPD patients. Anyone with COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, is welcome to participate. The walking group meets at Freer Field at 10 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday, June through October, weather permitting. The COPD Coffee Club meets the second Tuesday of every month at 1 p.m. at UH Samaritan on Main, 663 East Main Street. The COPD Coffee Club is a joint venture with Kingston of Ashland.