Dr. David Brown, MD

Dr. David Brown, MD

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Dr. David Brown, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

6140 W Curtisian Ave Ste 100

Boise, ID 83704

Contact Information

(208) 302-2900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Brown's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Obesity more than 100% of his peers

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

Pediatric Obesity
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Pediatric Obesity more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

Dr. Brown's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
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
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mastectomy
Obesity
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pediatric Obesity
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
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
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginal Surgery
Vagotomy
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

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.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2000
    University Of California, Davis School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    2000

Awards

Dr. Brown's Reviews

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4.7

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Dr. Brown is absolutely wonderful! He is very attentive and had my best interest st heart. I couldn’t have asked for better care. He listened when others wouldn’t. I would definitely recommend him!!!
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He and his staff are wonderful. The environment is amazing. Front desk staff are always cheerful.
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Very professional. To the point. Clear and concise. Informative. Kind and considerate. Very helpful.
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Dr Brown, his PA Bill and Sonia have changed my life forever. I never feel judged or discouraged when I see them as I always have in the past. I am eternally greatful to them for all their amazing help and support.
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Always has time for my questions.
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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Altius Health Plans
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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