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About Dr. Richard B Brown

Dr. Richard B Brown, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Springfield, MA. He has 49 years of experience. His specialties include Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Brown has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard B Brown is Great. Dr. Richard B Brown has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard B Brown is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Tolosky Center Baystate Health

3300 Main St
Springfield, MA 01199
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Specialties

Dr. Richard B Brown has the following 2 specialties

  • Infectious Disease

    An infectious disease specialist has specialized training in the diagnosis and treatment of contagious diseases.
    Infectious diseases, also known as contagious or transmissible diseases, are those that stem from pathogen from a host organism. These infections may spread to other carriers through physical touch, airborne inhalation, bodily fluids or contaminated foods.
    Infectious disease specialists identify whether the disease is caused by bacteria, a virus, a fungus or a parasite often through blood tests and then determine what course of treatment, if any, is necessary.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV/AIDS)
  • Vaccination
  • Infection
  • Immunization
  • Hepatitis C
  • Fever

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I never saw Dr. Brown in his office---I thought he was only at the hospital!Dr. Brown was a very attentive physician during my multiple hospital stays this summer. Even though he was going into semi-retirement, my case was "an enigma" and he kept me posted on tests and needed procedures. He was casual yet professional. He did not talk down to myself or my partner and made us feel like we were part of the care team, as it should be!

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    49 Years Experience

  • George Washington University School Of Medicine And Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1969

  • Brigham & Womens Hospital

    Residency

Locations & Directions

Tolosky Center Baystate Health, 3300 Main St, Springfield, MA

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