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Dr. Richard Brown, MD

General Surgery*
4.8 (18)
Map Pin Small Westerville, OH
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Brown, MD

Dr. Richard Brown, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Westerville, OH. They specialize in General Surgery, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and is affiliated with Mount Carmel St. Ann's. Patients rated Dr. Brown an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Brown works at Practice in Westerville, OH with other offices in Columbus, OH. They frequently treat conditions like Gallstones, Cholecystitis and Gallstones and Ventral Hernia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Brown's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Acute Care Surgeons LLC
    477 Cooper Rd Ste 440, Westerville, OH 43081 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (380) 898-5561
  2. 2
    Taylor Anesthesia Consultants LLC
    275 Taylor Station Rd, Columbus, OH 43213 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (614) 751-4466
  3. 3
    Mount Carmel St. Ann's
    500 S Cleveland Ave, Westerville, OH 43081 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (614) 898-4000

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  • Mount Carmel St. Ann's

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Gallstones
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Ventral Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Appendicitis
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abscess
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Acute Bowel Infarction
Alcoholic Cirrhosis
Aneurysm
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Anorectal Abscess
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bone Cancer
Bowel Strangulation
Cancer
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Cholecystitis
Cholelithiasis
Colorectal Cancer
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Duodenal Ulcer
Esophageal Diseases
Fracture
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Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gastric Ulcer
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Ileus
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Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Meckel's Diverticulum
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Pyloric Stenosis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenomegaly
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Cancer
Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
Ulcer
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Ulcerative Colitis
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abdominal Mass Biopsy
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Appendectomy
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Colectomy
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colostomy
Debridement
Diaphragmatic Paraesophagel Hernia Robotic Assist
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Excision of Neck Mass
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Robotic Assist
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Puncture Aspiration
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Sphincterotomy
Stomach Surgery
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
Wound Repair
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    4.8
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    About Dr. Richard Brown, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1679538177
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    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • Mount Carmel Regional Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Miami
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
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    Dr. Brown has seen patients for Gallstones, Cholecystitis and Gallstones and Ventral Hernia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Brown on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

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