Dr. Paul Brown, MD

Dr. Paul Brown, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(28)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Brown, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Seattle, WA. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

1229 Madison St Ste 1460

Seattle, WA 98104

Contact Information

(206) 587-0693

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Providence Health Plans
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 93% of peers
Fibromyalgia
high
more than 90% of peers
Low Back Pain
normal
more than 81% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Wash Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Wash Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Wash Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown to family and friends
4.7
based on 28 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (26)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Brown's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Yakima, WA |
One year ago a really great thing happened for me. I saw a wonderful physician Dr. Paul Brown (Rhumatologist) who FINALLY gave me the diagnosis I’ve been chasing down & begging for at least 8 years. RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis). Since then I have been able to get on medications to improve my quality...more
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in Seattle, WA |
I was under doctor Brown's care in early 2000. Was in a serious car accident in 1992 , suffering from pain due to the injuries the accident caused. Dr. Brown ordered mail and bone scan which allowed to pinpoint the injury specifics. He then provided expert advice and treatment. I highly recommend...more
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in WA |
Dr. Brown is amazing I've never had a better rheumatologist and I'm so sad that he is retiring!
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Bellingham, WA |
Probably once an outstanding physician but now needs to retire. Very short (and extremely expensive) appointments. Introductory appt was 20 minutes with no history taken, nor results shared without request. Followup occurred many weeks later to provide ample time for him to review labs and...more
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in Tacoma WA |
I have been a patient of Paul B. Brown since August of 2004, when I was diagnosed with Sjögren's syndrome with CNS involvement. Later, in 2007 my connective tissue disease involved to include lupus. Dr. Brown saved my life by respecting my wishes to atttack my disease processes aggressively--and...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Brown accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges

Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
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