Dr. Russell Brown, MD

Surgical OncologyMaleAge 43

Dr. Brown
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Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121

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Dr. Russell Brown, MD is a Surgical Oncology Specialist in New Orleans, LA and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston medical school in 2004. He is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Brown to book an appointment.

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    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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    Biography

    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...Read more

    Specialties

    • Surgical Oncology
    • Endocrine Surgery
    • Gastroenterological Surgery
    • General Surgery
    • Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
    • Robotic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

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

    Awards

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    What are Dr. Russell Brown, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Brown frequently treats Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy), Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open, and Gastrectomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Brown treats.

    Where is Dr. Russell Brown, MD's office located?

    Dr. Brown's office is located at 1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Dr. Brown's Top Procedures and Conditions

    Treatment Frequency
    Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    very high
    very high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Brown performs Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) more than 95% of his peers

    Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

    Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
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    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Brown performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open more than 88% of his peers

    Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

    Gastrectomy
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    high

    Treatment Frequency

    Dr. Brown performs Gastrectomy more than 82% of his peers

    Dr. Brown performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

    Rating Includes other areas of care:

    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

    Dr. Brown's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abdominoplasty
    • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Adrenal Surgery
    • Adrenalectomy
    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Appendicitis
    • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
    • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Biliary Surgery
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Boerhaave's Syndrome
    • Bone Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colectomy
    • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colon and Rectal Surgery
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
    • Constipation
    • da Vinci® Colectomy
    • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Distal Pancreatectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Duodenal Polypectomy
    • ENT Cancer
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
    • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
    • Excision of Neck Mass
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Excision of Stomach Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
    • Gallstones
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
    • Gastrotomy
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Hepatectomy
    • Hepatobiliary Surgery
    • Hernia Repair
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Ileus
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
    • Laparoscopic Colectomy
    • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Pancreas Resection
    • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Liver Surgery
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Melanoma Removal
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Open Adrenal Surgery
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancreatic Surgery
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Pelvic Abscess
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Peritoneal Cancer
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Puncture Aspiration
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Pyloromyotomy
    • 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)
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rib Fracture
    • Robotic-Assisted Pancreas Resection
    • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
    • Sarcoma Removals
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Skin Grafts
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Small Bowel Surgery
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
    • Thyroid Cancer Surgery With or Without Radical Neck Dissection
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Ventral Hernia
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    • Vulvar Cancer
    • Whipple Procedure
    • Wound Repair

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    Dr. Brown accepts the following insurance:

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    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
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    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
    Humana
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    MultiPlan
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    PHCS Network PPO

    Locations

    Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

    Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA1514 Jefferson Hwy New Orleans, LA 70121
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