Dr. Stephen Brown, MD

Dr. Stephen Brown, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Stephen Brown, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Cincinnati / Main Campus in 1982 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

1300 N 12th St Ste 304

Phoenix, AZ 85006

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
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Dr. Brown's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Anal Disorders
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Dr. Brown treats Anal Disorders more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Constipation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Constipation more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Hemorrhoids
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Brown treats Hemorrhoids more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Brown treats this condition more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Brown's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Polyp
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colonic Inertia
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fecal Incontinence
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Sphincterotomy
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM) for Rectal Tumors
Ulcer

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to treat all my patients with the highest level of expertise and compassion and treat them as I would treat my family.

Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1989
    UMDNJ
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Med College Ohio
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1982
    University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School
    1982
  • Hillsdale College
    Undergraduate School

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4.7

Based on 24 reviews

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Dr. Brown is a life changer. After living in excruciating pain for 3 months and trying every medication available, surgery was my last and only option. To further complicate matters, I'm on blood thinners, so it's not something I could just do. I had to get approval from the hematologist, first....Read More
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Dr Brown did a great job. He kept me well informed and made me feel safe and confident.
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the best out there very awsome he saved me i highey recommend
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I trust Dr. Browns judgement 100 %, Colen cancer runs in my family. I called on the phone, had an emergency, was seen the next day and had outpatient surgery the day after that. I'm going in for my third procedure with him next month, he is a pleasure to see not like my last specialist, who was...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
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Health Net HMO
Health Net PPO
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