was named a 2012 Michigan Notable Book
by the Library of Michigan.Publisher's Weekly:
"Youn's description of his journey from high-school outcast to rock star plastic surgeon is full of fascinating stories and laced with self-deprecating humor in the midst of dark desperation, providing a refreshing insight into medicine." Detroit Free Press:
"Readable, funny, disarming, and heartfelt"Huffington Post:
"In Stitches is a sometimes funny, sometimes painful, sometimes heartwarming recount of Dr. Youn's experiences on the road to becoming a doctor... a Scrubs meets David Sedaris story-line..."Lansing State Journal:
is a fast-paced, mesmerizing autobiography that's laced with dark humor and memorable scenes, including his discovery that a woman he's dating works as a carnival fire-eater."
About the Author
Anthony Youn, M.D.
is a physician, writer, and television personality. He has been featured on The Rachael Ray Show
, Dr. 90210
, CNN, Fox and Friends, Good Morning America
, The O'Reilly Factor
, E!, VH1, and others. He's a frequent contributor to MSNBC.com and CNN.com, where he's written articles such as "Why You Should Avoid The Hospital In July" and "Smoking Can Make Your Nipples Fall Off" which have gone viral. He's very active on his website: InStitchesBook.com.