Dr. Michael C. Brown, MD

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Specializes in Geriatric Medicine • Male • Age 74

22024 Marine View Dr S Suite 100
Des Moines, WA 98198
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Dr. Brown's Experience

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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice, 1980
  • Geriatric Medicine, 1994
  • Pain Medicine, 2012
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2011
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Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (6/2/2011)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Michael C Brown; License # MD00028042

    Nature of Complaint:

    The care the respondent provided allegedly fell below the standard when treating patients for chronic pain.

    Action Taken:

    The respondent agrees to the entry of the following Agreed Order:

    1. The Commission places the respondent’s license on probation for a period of 5 years.
    2. The respondent shall not prescribe opioids to any patient with chronic non-malignant pain, in excess of 120 milligrams of a daily MED.
    3. The respondent shall submit a paper of no less than 1,000 words regarding the management of chronic non-cancer pain.
    4. The respondent will take appropriate steps to l earn the identity of other health care professionals caring for each chronic pain patient, and continue this effort throughout his care of each chronic patient.
    5. The respondent agrees that a representative of the Commission may make unannounced visits to his practice to conduct practice reviews.
    6. The respondent will appear in person, annually, before the Commission and provide proof that he is in compliance with this Agreed Order.
    7. The respondent shall pay a fine in the amount of $5,000 within 6 months of this Order.
    8. The respondent shall obey all laws and all rules governing the practice of the profession in Washington.
  • State: Washington
  • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (10/15/2009)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Michael C Brown; License # MD00028042

    Nature of Complaint:

    The respondent failed to comply with the 2003 Agreed Order.

    Action Taken:

    The respondent and the Commission agree to the following terms and conditions:

    1. This Agreed Order supersedes the Agreed Order of February 2003.
    2. The respondent’s license is on probation until he fully complies with the following terms and conditions.
    3. The respondent agrees and understands that he is prohibited from using all illegal, recreational, and non-prescribed, potentially addictive drugs for as long as he is licensed to practice as a physician.
    4. The respondent will continue to submit quarterly reports to the Commission that attest to his compliance with the probationary terms and conditions of this Order.
    5. The respondent will continue to have a licensed or certified female health care provider be a chaperone during all his pelvic and breast examinations for his female patients.
    6. The respondent will have the chaperones that assist him in examinations read, sign, and date a copy of this Agree Order.
    7. The respondent will make arrangements within 60 days of this Order, for a psychosexual evaluation, at his expense.
    8. The respondent shall have any recommended treatment provider submit status reports to the Commission on a quarterly basis, should there be any recommendation for further treatment sessions.
    9. The respondent shall follow the health care recommendations and follow-up procedures and treatment that is recommended.
    10. The respondent shall obey all laws and all rules governing the practice of the profession in Washington.
  • State: Washington

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

University of Utah
Graduated in 1966
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Brown & Staff

  • English

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