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Dr. Richard Brown MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
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Dr. Richard Brown has 3 office locations.
University City
Torrey Pines Orthopaedic Medical Group - Ximed
9850 Genesee Ave
Ste 210
La Jolla, CA 92037

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(9)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Brown is Good. Dr. Brown has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
  • Currently 3.4285714285714 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • 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:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Brown accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • ODS Health Plans - 1 plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 2 plans
  • Humana - 6 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans

Languages

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


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard Brown practice?
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.
See La Jolla Surgeons.