Dr. Leonard Brown, MD

Dr. Leonard Brown, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Leonard Brown, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

101 E Blount Ave Ste 500

Knoxville, TN 37920

Contact Information

(865) 632-5999

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Brown performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

65  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision or Destruction of Dentoalveolar Lesion or Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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 Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Dwight D Eisenhower Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Brook Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends
38 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (24)

Dr. Brown's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Brown was the most helpful doctor I had been to in awhile. I was having terrible headaches and he stuck with me finding out why until it was resolved. I had sleep apnea. Once we new what it was, I had the surgery for it and at the same time I had sinus surgery. I am so thankful for his help...more
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My daughter was referred to Dr Brown by her pediatrician. During 1st visit he had to wick her ear. He was very rough and didn't care if he caused her more pain. He said her issues were caused from allergies and recommened allergy testing. We had to go back 4 wks later. Before even checking her...more
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DO NOT see Dr. Brown I went to see him for an ear problem immediately recommended allergy testing, sinius surgery,and also septoplasty surgery. Said he could just tell by looking at me that was the problem my allergies I have never had allergy problems. He is very arrogant and will not listen to...more
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As soon as I got into his examining room Dr. Brown insisted on doing a Hearing exam and even though there is nothing wrong with my hearing as shown by his tests he made me an appointment with the hearing center! Also immediately recommended sinus surgery without even offering other alternatives. I...more
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Extremely long wait time, poor listening skills, quick to write a prescription so that he does not have to listen to you or even vaguely address your concerns as a patient. The exact opposite of interactive/patient involved care. From my vast experience in the medical field - 30+ years, this was...more
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