Dr. Russell Brown, MD

Surgical Oncology  |  
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Age 39
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Dr. Russell Brown, MD
Dr. Russell Brown earned a Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Texas Health Sciences Center School of Medicine located in Houston, TX. He then completed a General Surgery Residency at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation. Dr. Brown went on to complete a Surgical Oncology Fellowship at the University of Louisville. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery.

1514 Jefferson Hwy

New Orleans, LA 70121

Contact Information

(504) 842-4070

Dr. Russell Brown, MD

Dr. Russell Brown, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • 26 More

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Dr. Brown's Experience

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Dr. Brown's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Surgical Oncology
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Complex General Surgical Oncology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Retina Diseases
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Pancreas Resection
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Open Adrenal Surgery
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Robotic-Assisted Pancreas Resection
  • Sarcoma Removals
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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Background Check

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Ochsner Clin-Ochsner Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

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
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Golden Meadow, LA 70357 |
Highly recommend Dr. Brown. He done the whipple procedure on me on May 11th 2017. I have nothing but praise for the way things have turned out.
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Dr. Brown accepts 40 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
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    Behavioral Health
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Cigna
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    Cigna PPO
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    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Gilsbar 360
  • Health Care Alliance Pool
  • Health Net
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  • Health Payors Organization
    Health Payors Organization PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
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    Gold HMO
    Tricare
    Vision Care Plan (VCP)
  • Louisiana Healthcare Connections
  • Louisiana Workers Compensation
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Molina Healthcare
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  • MultiPlan
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  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • PHCS
  • PPO Plus
  • Prime Health Services
  • Provider Networks of America
  • Spectera
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  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
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  • UnitedHealthCare
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    Community Plan
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  • USA Managed Care Organization
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Hospitals where Dr. Brown has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center
1516 Jefferson Highway
New Orleans, LA 70121
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