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38 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brian First is Good. Dr. First has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 1.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
Bedside Manner 3.5
Spends Time with Me 3.3
Follows Up After Visit 2.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Brian First, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. First graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Parktown. He has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2009 - 2012)


Dr. First has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 


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Additional Information
Dr. Brian First MD is a male Internist, has 38 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Brian First practice?
Dr. Brian First has 1 office location.
Dr. Brian First practices Internal Medicine near San Diego, CA.
See San Diego Internists.