Dr. Merlin Brown, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
Dr. Merlin Brown, MD
Dr. Merlin Brown, MD is a board certified Internal Medicine Physician at Southdale Physicians in Edina, Minnesota. Dr. Brown is praised by patients for providing individualized treatment plans that aren't bound by the restraints of large insurance companies. Patients visiting his practice know they are receiving quality care from a trustworthy and independent physician. Dr. Brown provides treatment for diabetes, anxiety, obesity, depression, asthma, COPD, arthritis, high blood pressure, and more. He also offers a full range of medical services including primary care, physical exams, cancer screening, geriatric care, internal medicine, and mind-body medicine. Dr. Brown attended Loma Linda University School of Medicine to pursue his medical degree in the Internal Medicine Residency Program. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Brown believes in truly patient-centered care. He is attentive in his approach to his patients, making their needs his main focus to ensure that each and every patient receives the attention and personalized care they need to maintain good health. His goal is to prevent disease first, and if needed, treat and cure a disease. Dr. Brown's patients receive the highest quality care available and are treated like people, not just another number.

6565 France Ave S # 350

Edina, MN 55435

Contact Information

(612) 836-9412

Dr. Merlin Brown, MD

Dr. Merlin Brown, MD

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Care Philosophy

He is board certified in Internal Medicine. Preventive medicine is his special interest. He enjoys building long term relationships with his patients.
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Dr. Brown's Experience

Dr. Brown's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cancer
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pap Smear
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Physical Examination
  • Spirometry
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

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.


  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Loma Linda University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Loma Linda University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends
based on 25 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Brown's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Minneapolis, MN |
The most kind and compassionate physician I have ever Had. I would Highly recommend 6 stars if I could
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Hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges

Fairview Southdale Hospital
6401 France Ave S
Edina, MN 55435
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