Dr. Alan W. Brown, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 59

1717 Shipyard Blvd Ste 140
Wilmington, NC 28403
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New Hanover Regional Medical Center
2131 S 17th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center
240 Hospital Dr NE
Bolivia, NC 28422

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Surgical Eye Care
Surgical Eye Care
1717 Shipyard Blvd Ste 140
Wilmington, NC 28403
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Surgical Eye Care PA
1717 Shipyard Blvd Ste 140
Wilmington, NC 28403
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    Dr. Brown's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Cornea Surgery
    • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Ocular Prosthetics
    • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
    • Pterygium Surgery
    • Relaxing Incisions, Corneal
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
    • Astigmatism
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blindness
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eyelid Disorders
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Sarcoidosis
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    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Stye
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for North Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Va Commonwealth Univ Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Greater Baltimore Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brown & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Brown's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • New Hanover Regional Medical Center

    • Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Brown

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.6
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    3.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Dr. Brown's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.6 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Brown

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Surgical Eye Care
    1717 Shipyard Blvd Ste 140
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    (910) 755-0033 (Office)
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    Surgical Eye Care PA
    1717 Shipyard Blvd Ste 140
    Wilmington, NC 28403
    (910) 796-8600 (Office)
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