Dr. James Brown Sr, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 81
(1)
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Dr. James Brown Sr, MD
Dr. James Brown Sr, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 81 years old and has been practicing for 57 years. Dr. Brown Sr is affiliated with Tulane Medical Center.

1415 Tulane Ave Fl 6

New Orleans, LA 70112

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Dr. James Brown Sr, MD

Dr. James Brown Sr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Appendicitis
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more than 88% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Oncology
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
89

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • ENT Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Goiter
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecomastia
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Disease
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Obesity
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • 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)

Background Check

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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

  • Tulane Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Usphs Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1961
  • Tulane/Charity Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown Sr to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Brown Sr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brown Sr accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Brown Sr has admitting privileges

Tulane Medical Center
1415 Tulane Ave
New Orleans, LA 70112
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