Dr. Howard Brown, MD

Dr. Howard Brown, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Howard Brown, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Martinsville, VA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Read his story

1100 E Church St

Martinsville, VA 24112

Contact Information

(276) 638-2354

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Medical Health Plan, Inc.
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company
  • United Healthcare Dental

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Brown performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Broken Arm
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fracture
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Brown's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brown "Dr. Howard R. Brown is an Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Doctor serving the Martinsville area for more than 20 years. Dr. Brown is experienced in Arm Surgery, Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery and Carpal Tunnel Release. He is a professional member of the Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America and the Southern Orthopedic Association. Started practicing 1992. FORMS OF PAYMENT Cash, Checks, and all Major Credit Cards INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna Anthem BCBS Blue Card Cigna Coventry Health Care First Health Great West Humana Multiplan United Healthcare - Direct HOURS Monday to Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brown "Young or old, we get you back to what you love to do! Specializing in Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement, Surgery of the Shoulder, Hip, & Knee"
2

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
22

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sever's Disease
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
54

Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Replacement

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Stanford University-B.S. Biology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine-M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • General Practice-Duke University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Surgery-Duke University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Joint Replacement-Kerlan-Jobe
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Sports Medicine-University Of Florida
    Fellowship 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
3.9
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Brown's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Martinsville |
Other than the long wait time this office is amazing.... Friendly staff Dr. Brown is very pleasant and easy to talk to
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Dr. Brown accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Medical Health Plan, Inc.
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company
  • United Healthcare Dental

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