Dr. Patricia Brines, MD

Dr. Patricia Brines, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Patricia Brines, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Branford, CT and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

420 E Main St Ste 3

Branford, CT 06405

Contact Information

(203) 481-7018

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Perimenopause
high
more than 87% of peers
Osteopenia
high
more than 84% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Brines's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

26  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • New York University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Bellevue Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brines has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brines' Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brines to family and friends
17 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Brines' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Brines leaves behind a sloppy trail of Surgical Carnage. She is a disgrace!
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I cannot tell you how uncomfortable this supposed "professional" made me feel. This was the first time that I saw her, and she entered the room after reviewing my chart extremely confrontationally. She asked me if I cared about myself and I replied that I did. She then asked me if I drive with...more
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She just didn't listen. Felt like the only thing anybody in the office cared about was my insurance and generated more business for Yale ancilliaries.
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DON'T GO there!DON'T P. Briens-she don't deserve to be a doc. she don't have a clue, sends me twice for the same test, didn't pay any attention to my pregnancy, it's my 1st I'm 37 and IUI patient, I was lucky if the app. was longer than 5 min. She always rushed me without answering to my questions,...more
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Received misdiagnosis of uterine complication during pregnancy. MFM staff confirmed that the way the diagnosis was made was not a suitable method of diagnosing. Does not see you consistently during pregnancy, and the opinions and beliefs of midwives are not consistent leading to continuously...more
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