Dr. David Brown, MD

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Bariatric Surgery | Male

Saint Alphonsus Medical Group 6140 W Curtisian Ave Ste 100 Boise, ID 83704 Get Directions
Dr. David Brown, MD
David J. Brown, MD earned his medical degree from the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. He completed his internship and performed his general surgery residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire.

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Dr. Brown's Care Philosophy

I believe in a patient-centered practice where each patient is respected and championed in the path to health, independence, and well-being. Utilizing leading edge technology, the latest findings in clinical research, and expertise in nutrition and exercise science, the focus of my practice is assisting each patient in reaching appropriate goals and living a more fulfilling life.

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

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Dr. Brown's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Caldwell, ID |
Where excited about Dr Brown doing Rickys surgery. We've been seeing him since December 13 2016 and he is amazing. Thank you Dr Brown
in Boise, ID |
He took his time to explain the procedure and he listened to what I had to say. Very attentive.
in Boise, ID |
Dr. Brown was great. He was able to get me in to see him the same week and even scheduled my surgery for the next day. He then called me personally at home to see how I was healing after surgery. He is an excellent surgeon and a very genuine person. I would recommend him to everyone in the treasure valley.
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David J. Brown, MD earned his medical degree from the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. He completed his internship and performed his general surgery residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire.

Dr. Brown's Care Philosophy

I believe in a patient-centered practice where each patient is respected and championed in the path to health, independence, and well-being. Utilizing leading edge technology, the latest findings in clinical research, and expertise in nutrition and exercise science, the focus of my practice is assisting each patient in reaching appropriate goals and living a more fulfilling life.

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 Bariatric Surgery
  •  Board certified in General Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Idaho not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Obesity
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of California, Davis School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • 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)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vagotomy
  • Wound Repair