Dr. Elise Brown, MD

Dr. Elise Brown, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(16)
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Dr. Elise Brown, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. She is 53 years old and has been practicing for 25 years.Read her story

6719 Alvarado Rd Ste 302

San Diego, CA 92120

Contact Information

(619) 213-1012

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
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more than 71% of peers
Pap Smear
normal
more than 62% of peers
Perimenopause
normal
more than 58% of peers

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Dr. Brown's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brown "Dr. Elise Brown is a leading OB-Gyn practicing at Wittgrove & Brown Obstetrics and Gynecology located in San Diego, California. She provides a variety of services to women of all ages, both to maintain wellness and treat illnesses and medical conditions. Patients can schedule annual Well Woman exams, infertility consultations, pap smears, treatment for the symptoms of menopause like natural hormone replacement therapy or Hysterectomies, as well as prenatal care and obstetrics. Dr. Brown received her Bachelor's of Science degree from the University of California at Los Angeles and her Medical degree from the Chicago Medical School, one of the graduate schools associated with Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, IL. Her residency was at the Metro Health Medical Center in Cleveland, OH. She started her career in Cleveland, Ohio, and later was in practice in Seattle, Washington. She joined Dr. Wittgrove in September 2000. Dr. Brown is currently certified by the American Board of OB-GYN and is a member of the San Diego County Medical Society, the American Medical Association, and the American College of OB-GYN. Patients benefit from Dr. Brown's dedication to providing the best possible patient care in all situations. She treats women of all ages from teenagers to those who are post-menopausal and is determined that each and every patient receives treatment for her specific health needs and concerns. Dr. Brown is currently welcoming new patients. Wittgrove & Brown Obstetrics and Gynecology accept most major forms of insurance."

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
23

Conditions Treated

  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
10

Procedures

  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.

Education

  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Metro Health Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends
2.1
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Brown's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

San Diego, CA |
Does not explain anything & also does not remember her patients.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brown accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Basic PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges

Sharp Grossmont Hospital
5555 Grossmont Center Dr
La Mesa, CA 91942
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