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Dr. Christopher Brown, MD

Orthopedic Surgery ·  Male · Age 48

Dr. Brown

Dr. Christopher Brown, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.


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(919) 862-5093

Dr. Brown accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Brown's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Thoracic Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Brown's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Care Philosophy

As an orthopaedic specialist and spine surgeon I am committed to providing the best possible outcome for my patients with the least invasive surgery possible. I treat patients using the latest minimally invasive surgical techniques. Among the conditi...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2006
Emory University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2000
Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006
2005
2000

Dr. Brown's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brown

4.0

Based on 41 reviews

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1 Star
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I have received nothing but excellent service since my first contact. Dr. Brown took his time with me and explained everything in great detail. He called me at 7:30 in the evening to make sure that all my tests had been scheduled and also called me at 8:00 pm to tell me that I did need surgery...Read More
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Dr. Brown is an excellent surgeon. I am very pleased with the outcome of my 3 level lower back fusion 6 years ago. I trust only him with my back!
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Dr. Brown is an excellent surgeon. He is very personable. He takes time to talk with his patients to explain his treatment plan. I have had 2 surgeries that he performed. He has been my doctor for over 10 years. I highly recommend him. I would only trust Dr. Brown with any spine issues.
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I had Posterior Laminectomy C3-6 performed by Dr. Brown in February, 2016. After surgery I developed Hemidiaphragm Paralysis; my right Phrenic Nerve, which controls my diaphragm stopped working. This condition has caused me severe breathing problems. Dr. Brown gave me no valid answer as to...Read More
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My first surgery that Dr. Brown did was a complicated lumbar fusion. I recovered in record time following his instructions. During my one year follow-up I told him of problems I was having with arm pain and hand numbness. He ordered a MRI and told me I had some narrowing disc spaces but...Read More
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    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:30pm
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