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Dr. Paul Brown Jr, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Brown Jr

Dr. Paul Brown Jr, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Lancaster, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery.


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Dr. Brown Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Dr. Brown Jr performs Lung Surgery more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Brown Jr performs this procedure more than 64% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Dr. Brown Jr treats Vascular Disease more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Brown Jr treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Dr. Brown Jr treats Pulmonary Disease more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Brown Jr treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Brown Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Airway Disorders
  • Airway Reconstruction Surgery
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aneurysm Stenting
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arterial Graft
  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Arteriosclerosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Conduits for Surgical Revascularization
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Breathing Disorders
  • Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bypass Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Procedure
  • Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest Trauma
  • Chest Wall Deformity
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Revascularization Using Arterial Conduits
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endoscopic Thoracic Sympathectomy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Dilation
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • 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 Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Malignant
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Heart Valve Replacement
  • Heart Valve Surgery
  • Heartburn
  • Hernia Repair
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Implantable Loop Recorder
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Infarcts
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Leg Pain
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery (LVRS)
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support System
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Multi-System Organ Failure
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Revascularization Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Surgery
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Percutaneous Tracheostomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Angioplasty
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • PFO Repair
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleurisy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Resection for Pulmonary Neoplasia
  • Respiratory Diseases
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Sweaty Palms
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tracheostomy
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventilator Management
  • Ventricular Resection
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Zenker's Diverticulum

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Brown Jr, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Lancaster, PA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

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

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Amazing Dr and human being EXCELLENT surgeon I am 5yrs out cancer free as of Jan 7 2019
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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...Read More
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