Dr. Robert Brown Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Brown Jr, MD

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Transplant Hepatology  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o
(10)

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Dr. Robert Brown Jr, MD is a transplant hepatology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in transplant hepatology and gastroenterology.Read his story

Weill Cornell Digestive and Liver Diseases

1305 York Ave Fl 4

New York, NY 10021
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Amida Care
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • VNS Choice

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Dr. Brown Jr's Experience

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Dr. Brown Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Transplant Hepatology
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine and Transplant Hepatology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Brown Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brown Jr "Robert S. Brown, Jr., MD, MPH is the Gladys and Roland Harriman Professor of Medicine and Vice Chair of Transitions of Care in the Department of Medicine and Clinical Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, New York. Dr. Brown is the Director of the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation at New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York. Dr. Brown received his bachelor degree from Harvard College, his medical degree from New York University and his Master of Public Health from the Graduate School of Public Health, University of California in Berkeley. Following the completion of his medical degree, he fulfilled his internship in Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston and his fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of California in San Francisco. Dr. Brown is an internationally known expert in liver disease and liver transplantation. He has co-authored over 150 peer-reviewed articles most dedicated to viral hepatitis and liver transplantation and has extensive research funding in those areas. He is an Associate Editor for Hepatology and Gastroenterology and Hepatology and published a book, "Common Liver Diseases and Transplantation: An Algorithmic Approach to Work-up and Management". He was awarded the Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Transplant Physicians, the Senior Attending Teacher Award from Columbia University Medical Center, and the American Liver Foundation New York Chapter's Physician of the Year."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brown Jr "We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. "

2  Specialties

  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Gastroenterology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Transplant Hepatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

9  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Liver Resection
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Transplant
  • Organ Transplant
  • Transplant Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Harvard
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University of California-San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

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

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brown Jr to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Brown Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Robert S. Brown is fantastic!!! He is an exceptional doctor, and has earned my highest praise and gratitude. He was very thorough and methodical in evaluating my condition, and offered a plan of treatment which completely reversed it. From day one Dr. Brown displayed a genuine concern for my...more
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Robert Brown, MD saved my life, i had a liver transplant june 10, 1999, i am still alive and happy. i am proud to recomend him to anyone who asks.
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I'm so glad you are doing well and look forward to our next visit!

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I was a liver transplant candidate, Dr. Brown was the chief MD handling my hospital stay. His staff were all very caring and courteous. Dr. Brown was kind and comforting throughout my hospitalization,
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We have a great team here. thanks for the kudos!

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