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Thoracic Surgery | Male

Cardiothoracic Surgeons Inc 545 Barnhill Dr Ste EH215 Indianapolis, IN 46202 Get Directions

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Dr. John Brown, MD is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Indianapolis, IN. He is 72 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Brown is affiliated with Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital.

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Dr. Brown's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Answers Questions
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  • Time well spent
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  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
in Alpharetta, GA |
I cannot even begin to express the gratitude we have for Dr. John Brown. He has done 5 open heart surgeries on our son beginning at 4 months old. I know many Dr.s both personally and professionally and have yet to meet a more talented or compassionate Doctor. He sets the bar so incredibly high. Dr. Brown has saved our son's life 5 times now in very difficult operations. How do you only give 5 stars to that. He is an amazing Dr. and a gift to the medical profession.
Fort Wayne, IN |
Dr. Brown is a wonderful surgeon. He did my now wifes heart surgery when she was 4, and now 21 years later he has saved her life again. Dr. Brown is very knowledgeable and explains procedures and the way the heart works very well. I would not have wanted to trust my wifes life with anyone else.
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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Congenital Cardiac Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Indiana not available
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  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Education

  • Medical School
    Indiana University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1970

  • Internship Hospital
    University Mich Hospital

    Completed in 1971

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor

    Completed in 1972

  • Fellowship Hospital
    National Heart Lung Blood Institute

    Completed in 1974

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pulmonary Valve Surgery
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy