Dr. Richard H. Brown, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 58

1970 Golf St
Sarasota, FL 34236
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Dr. Brown's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Sarasota Memorial Hospital
1700 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239
Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
5731 Bee Ridge Road
Sarasota, FL 34233

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Brown

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
1970 Golf St
Sarasota, FL 34236
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    Dr. Brown's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology, 2002
    • Internal Medicine, 1987
    • Medical Oncology, 2002
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    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Plasmapheresis
    • Thoracentesis
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
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    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Brown

    0 Malpractice Claims

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

    1 Board Action

    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (2/17/2014)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Florida
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Vermont College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Minnesota
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Minnesota
    Complete in 1987

    Fellowship Hospital

    New York University
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Brown & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Brown's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges:

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    • Doctors Hospital of Sarasota

    • Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

    • Sarasota Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Brown

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Brown's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 14 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Brown
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Brown accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • POMCO Group
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    1970 Golf St
    Sarasota, FL 34236
    (941) 957-1000 (Office)
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