Dr. James Brown, MD

Dr. James Brown, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(62)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Brown, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Detroit, MI. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 39 years.

22151 Moross Rd Ste 234

Detroit, MI 48236

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Zurich

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 94% of peers
Acne
very high
more than 93% of peers
Hair Loss
high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brown "The office prides itself on expediency (frequently problems can be taken care of in one visit), cost effectiveness, compassion and excellent care. Dr. Brown has been voted Hour Detroit Magazine's Top Doc in Dermatology in 2004, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Dr. Brown is interested in preventing disease and difficult diagnostic and therapeutic problems."
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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Granuloma of Skin
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Lyme Disease
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Nail Diseases
  • Non-Scarring Alopecia
  • Pityriasis Rosea
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Condyloma Destruction
  • Cryosurgery for Skin Lesions
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • In-Office Skin Procedure
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Hutzel Hospital Wayne Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Henry Ford Dermatolgy
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Hour Detroit Magazine's Top Doc/Dermatology, 2006,08,09
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
4.3
based on 62 total reviews (29 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (62)

  • 5
    (50)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

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 (29)

Roseville, MI |
I love this Dr. and his staff. I retired to Pennsylvania some time ago and was delighted that I got an appointment on a recent trip to visit it my son. Can't compare his attention to detail.
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Memphis, TN |
Dr Brown was so patient and informative. I was able to get squeezed in to an appointment. He is very caring and thorough. I would trust no one else better than I trust his expertise!
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in Grosse Pointe |
Dr. Brown is the best dermatologist. Brilliant and gives excellent advice and treatment. I wish more doctors were like him!
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in Macomb, MI |
I have been a patient of Dr. Brown's for over 35 years. I have never been disappointed in the care that he has provided for me. He is very quick to diagnose and prescribe the appropriate medications for all of my dermatological needs. I especially like the fact that he does not have you return...more
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in Grosse Pointe, MI |
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Dr. Brown accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
  • Zurich
    Cofinity

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Hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Grosse Pointe Campus
468 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
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Detroit Receiving Hospital
4201 Saint Antoine St
Detroit, MI 48201
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Saint John Hospital and Medical Center
22101 Moross Rd
Detroit, MI 48236
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