Dr. James Browne, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Browne

Wake Forest Baptist Health Otolaryngology

131 Miller St Fl 2 Winston Salem, NC 27103

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(336) 716-4161

Dr. James Browne, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Browne has more experience with Otologic Care, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Ear, Nose, and Throat Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Georgia Regents U, Medical College medical school in 1982. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Browne to book an appointment.


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Dr. Browne accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO

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Practice Areas

Otologic Care

Otolgic care is s subspecialty of otolaryngology (ear, nose and throat) that focuses on symptoms and conditions of the ear, including hearing loss, tinnitus, dizziness and infections.Compare with other Otologic Care specialists.

Typically treats 89% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Deafness
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Deafness more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Otitis Media
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Otitis Media more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Vertigo
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Vertigo more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.Compare with other Sleep-disordered Breathing specialists.

Typically treats 86% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Apnea
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Sleep Apnea more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Sleep Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Sleep Disorders more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Ear, Nose, and Throat Care

Ear, nose and throat care specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting those areas, including ear infections, tonsilitis, hearing loss, and sinus problems.Compare with other Ear, Nose, and Throat Care specialists.

Typically treats 71% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Earwax Buildup
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Earwax Buildup more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Ear Ache
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Ear Ache more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Head or Neck Lump or Swelling more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery

Ear, nose and throat care surgeons treat conditions affecting those areas through procedures such as tonsilectomy, adenoidectomy, myringotomy (ear tubes), and sinus surgery.Compare with other Ear, Nose, and Throat Surgery specialists.

Typically treats 64% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vocal Cord Nodule
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Vocal Cord Nodule more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Vocal Cord Paralysis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne treats Vocal Cord Paralysis more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Browne treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Ear Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Browne performs Ear Surgery more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Browne performs this procedure more than 91% of their peers

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Dr. Browne's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Glossectomy
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hyperacusis
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Labyrinthitis
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukoplakia
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Malignant Otitis Externa
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Otosclerosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perilymph Fistula (PLF)
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Throat Pain
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp
  • Wheezing
  • Wound Repair

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Biography

Dr. James Browne, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has over 38 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Browne has more experience with Otologic Care, Sleep-disordered Breathing, and Ear, Nose, and...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

Board Certifications

Education

1982
Georgia Regents U, Medical College
Medical School

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Wake Forest Baptist Health Otolaryngology131 Miller St Fl 2 Winston Salem, NC 27103
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