Dr. Charles Brown, MD

Dr. Charles Brown, MD

Complex General Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Charles Brown, MD is a complex general surgical oncology specialist in Zion, IL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 2003 and specializes in complex general surgical oncology.

2520 Elisha Ave

Zion, IL 60099

Contact Information

(888) 828-4888

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 35% of peers
more than 33% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 21% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brown "Surgical oncologist Dr. Charles Komen Brown is the National Director of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Cancer Treatment Centers of America. He says, "I am proud to work at Cancer Treatment Centers of America because I am able to provide leading-edge treatment options to patients who have advanced cancer. I'm able to remove their tumors and palliate their symptoms, and strive to help them have the most time possible with their family.""

1  Specialties

  • Complex General Surgical Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Brown does not have any board certifications listed.

38  Conditions Treated


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34  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Bowel Resection
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Liver Resection, Partial
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Whipple Procedure


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Biological Therapy - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Research Fellow - National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Surgical Oncology - University of Chicago Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • PhD, Virology - University of Florida College of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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