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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
26 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(16)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Brown is Good. Dr. Brown has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
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Promptness 4.5
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Courteous Staff 4.1
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
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Bedside Manner 4.6
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Spends Time with Me 4.3
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Brown, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Microsurgery
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Rheumatic Diseases

Education & Awards

Dr. Brown graduated from Duke University , Durham. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Brown has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Japanese
  • Swahili
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard A Brown MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Richard A. Brown practice?
Dr. Richard Brown has 5 office locations.
Dr. Richard Brown practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near La Jolla, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Diego, CA and Encinitas, CA.
See La Jolla Surgeons and La Jolla Orthopedic Surgeons.