Dr. Leon Brown, MD

Dr. Leon Brown, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Leon Brown, MD is a dermatologist in Takoma Park, MD and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Howard University College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in dermatology.

7610 Carroll Ave Ste 460

Takoma Park, MD 20912

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Tinea Versicolor
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hives
high
more than 91% of peers
Dermatitis
high
more than 91% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

40  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Allergy Testing
  • Chemical Peel
  • Dermabrasion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mole Removal
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Norfolk State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Howard University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Dc General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Dc General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Howard University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends
32 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (4)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Brown's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Brown is very thorough. I been his patient for over 5 years. As good doctors go, take work with you for his appointments tend to run behind because he takes his time with every patient. When it is my turn I really appreciate that.
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Dr. Brown himself is a great doctor and very thorough. His office, however, has no regard for time and will always take you an hour later than your appointment. Very disappointing.
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I saw the doctor almost two weeks ago and he referred me for blood work for possible conditions that were of concern. I have not heard from the doctor concerning the results. He also prescribed medication without regard for my insurance plan. When I went to pick up one of the prescriptions, it was...more
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