Dr. Richard Brown, MD

Dr. Richard Brown, MD

Spinal Cord Injury Medicine  ·  
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Dr. Richard Brown, MD is a spinal cord injury specialist in McKinney, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Dallas in 1999 and specializes in spinal cord injury medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

1441 Redbud Blvd Ste 261

McKinney, TX 75069

Contact Information

(972) 562-1388

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Spinal Injury Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Texas Southwestern Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Utah
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Utah
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Brown has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brown's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Brown

4.2

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(15)
4 Stars
5%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5%
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1 Star
15%
(3)

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Fantastic staff and Dr. Brown is a remarkable physician. Able to book appointments very quickly and have been seen almost always within 24 hours. Extremely knowledgable in all areas of pain management. As a former collegiate athlete, I have a couple of problem areas including stenosis, ddd, pars...Read More
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Rob F. in Frisco, TX – Feb 14, 2018
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DR. Brown is very good and doesn't waste your time, he wants to help you with yout issues fast. I just wish his office staff was a little more empathetic and patient, they act as if you are bothering them when you call them. Its sad because Dr. BROWN is so nice and empathetic.
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Mckinney, TX – Sep 22, 2017
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Dr. Brown was extremely knowledgeable and patient and explain to me my options and was able to help me relieve my back pain both in the short-term and long-term. He's very personable and really knows his stuff I would recommend him to anybody.
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Nathan Combes in Lewisville, TX – Sep 14, 2017
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I can not speak highly enough of Dr Brown!! For years he has helped me manage my back pain. Very sympathetic and understanding of the pain that I have endured over time. His staff is very nice and efficient. God bless Sharon for having to deal with my insurance company, she is the best!!! I...Read More
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Rhonda in Mckinney, TX – Apr 07, 2017
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Dr. Brown is very knowledgable, patient, and personable. He isn't uptight and makes you feel as if you're speaking to a friend. I would highly recommend him to anyone who has need of a physician for sports medicine or anything related to the spine.
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Fred in Lancaster, TX – May 26, 2016
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