Dr. Christopher Brown, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 65

Dr. Brown
Accepting new patients

California Pacific Medical Center - Sutter Health

1100 Van Ness Ave Ste 1005 San Francisco, CA 94109

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(415) 923-3421

Dr. Christopher Brown, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Northwestern U, School of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with medical facilities California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus and California Pacific Medical Center Mission Bernal. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brown to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Brown's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Dr. Brown accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
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Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
Gold (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold Advantage-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Gold EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Gold Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Lumenos Plans-CA PPO
Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP) - Prudent Buyer-CA PPO
MemorialCare Custom-CA PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
PERS Choice / PERSCare Providers-CA PPO
PERS Select-CA HMO
PERS Traditional-CA HMO
Platinum (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Select Plus-CA HMO
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Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
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UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
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UCSHIP-CA PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

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Biography

Dr. Christopher Brown, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in San Francisco, CA and has over 39 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1990
Calif Pacif Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1987
University of California-San Francisco
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Highland Genl Hosp
Residency Hospital
1983
Highland Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital
1982
Northwestern U, School of Medicine
Medical School
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What are Dr. Christopher Brown, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Brown frequently treats Respiratory Failure, Sleep Apnea, and Mycobacterial Lung Infection. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Brown treats.

Where is Dr. Christopher Brown, MD's office located?

Dr. Brown's office is located at 1100 Van Ness Ave Ste 1005, San Francisco, CA 94109. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

California Pacific Medical Center - Sutter Health1100 Van Ness Ave Ste 1005 San Francisco, CA 94109
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
California Pacific Medical Center2351 Clay St San Francisco, CA 94115
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California Pacific Medical Center - Van Ness Campus

San Francisco, CA

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

California Pacific Medical Center Mission Bernal

San Francisco, CA

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received