Dr. Paul Brown Jr, MD

Dr. Paul Brown Jr, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Paul Brown Jr, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Lancaster, PA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery.

233 College Ave Ste 203

Lancaster, PA 17603

Contact Information

(717) 735-3920

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
high
more than 86% of peers
Vascular Disease
normal
more than 74% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 70% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

125  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Airway Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Trauma
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Extracranial Carotid Occlusive Disease
  • Foregut Disorders
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease in Women
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heartburn
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Infarcts
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Multi-System Organ Failure
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleurisy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Sweaty Palms
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Zenker's Diverticulum
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • St. Louis University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Northwestern University-Surgery 86-87
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital-Surgery 87-88, 90-93
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Pennsylvania-Cardiac Surgery 93-95
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Childrens Hospital Of Philadelphia-Cardiac Surgery 95-96
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • National Institutes Of Health-Cardiac Surgery 88-90
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown Jr's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown Jr to family and friends
16 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Brown Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Brown successfully removed my lung cancer when the other surgeons in town said it was above their ability and I should go to the big city. It has been two years and I am cancer free. Thank you Dr. Brown for you skills and dedication And explaining everything to me so carefully.
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Aortic valve replacement surgery. I never felt like a number or statistic. He always took time to explain what he was going to do and why. He also explained the benefits and risks of the surgery. and what to expect afterward. A very bright man who gave the feeling of absolute assurance that he...more
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