Dr. Alan Brown, MD

Dr. Alan Brown, MD

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Rheumatology  |  
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50 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Alan Brown, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in North Charleston, SC. He is 50 years old. Dr. Brown is affiliated with Trident Health System - Summerville Medical Center and Trident Medical Center.

LowCountry Rheumatology

2860 Tricom St

North Charleston, SC 29406
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid

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Care Philosophy

It is our goal at Low Country Rheumatology to provide our patients with timely, caring service of the highest quality. As Board Certified Rheumatologists with years of clinical experience, we are qualified to manage all connective tissue diseases including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic Lupus, Scleroderma, and Vasculitis; all forms of arthritis including Gout, Pseudogout, and Osteoarthritis; bone disorders such as Osteoporosis; and musculoskeletal disorders. We take great pride in the relationships that we have established with our patients and the ability to give a personal approach to difficult problems.
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Dr. Brown's Experience

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Dr. Brown's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Rheumatology
  • Board certified in Rheumatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eye Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Inflammatory Myopathies
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myositis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Takayasu's Arteritis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Med University SC
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends
3.0
based on 21 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Brown's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
Mount Pleasant, SC |
does not listen to patients ,
in Summerville |
Good with patients and with issues of the muscles and bones for me. Enjoy his energy and expertise with medicine.
in Charleston, SC |
Its been 3 years now and the ONLY time I ever have felt like he actually cared what was happening with me was when I was on a drug study he was heading. All other visits have made me leave feeling fair worse, emotionally! I feel like none of my concerns are taken into consideration. Dr. Brown recently took me off a drug in 3 days and sent me into severe panack attacks and deep depression. I then went to another doctor that said I should have, at least, 4 weeks of slowly reduced amounts to go off
in Beaufort sc. |
Spent a no. Of yrs not knowing what was wrong with me until 10 yrs ago I move here in the South I was revered to Dr.Brown first visit he listen to my wife and I explain what has happen over the years of my symtoms left the rm for a while came back and in his reserch hit the nail on the head. We are very thankful for everything he has done thus far in my treatment I have and will continue fefering him to people I can not thank this man enough!!!!
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Dr. Brown accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • MVP Health Care
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Tricare
  • Universal American
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

Hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges

Trident Health System - Summerville Medical Center
295 Midland Pkwy
Summerville, SC 29485
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Trident Medical Center
9330 Medical Plaza Dr
Charleston, SC 29406
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