Dr. Kevin Brown

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Round Rock, TX
25 years experience male

Locations

Round Rock OBGYN, PA

Round Rock, TX

Address

1490 Rusk Road, Suite 202, Round Rock, TX, United States
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Humana

First Health PPO

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Cigna

UnitedHealthcare

Humana Insurance Company

Golden Rule Insurance Company

Great-West Healthcare

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

About

Bio

Assistant Professor of OBGYN at Texas A M College of Medicine. President and physician at Round Rock OBGYN, PA. Special interests include pelvic pain, uterine fibroids, abnormal bleeding, endometriosis, infertility, PCOS, HPV, abnormal pap smears, cervical dysplasia, hormone therapy, menopause, da Vinci assisted robotic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, advanced laparoscopy. http://kevinhbrown.com/

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Gynecology

Doctor Q&A

138 Answers
8 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes: There is a chance. Novasure is highly effective. However, success of that procedure is defined as a reduction in bleeding, not complete cessation of b... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Depends: The answer depends on the specific exercise, your medical history, level of fitness prior to pregnancy, and other factors. In normal pregnancies, exer... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Progestin: Levonorgestrel is a progestin commonly used in oral contraceptives and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud. It has properties similar to progesterone.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Syphilis: Vdrl and RPR are two nonspecific tests that are used to screen serum for syphilis. They are not diagnostic tests because they can be fooled by blood c... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: Abnormal bleeding is a complex topic. The answer depends on many factors including your medical history, age, exam, and medications, including repo. A... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Motility: Reglan (metoclopramide) improves GI motility and is also used to reduce nausea.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Cytology: Surepath is a specific brand of liquid based cervical cytology used to assess for cervical dysplasia and malignancy. It's a type of pap smear.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: Menstrual irregularities are common. The answer depends on your age, medical history, medications, and complete physical examination. If after evaluat... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Early miscarriage: If you truly had a positive home pregnancy test followed by a negative home pregnancy test, you probably had a very early miscarriage. Most miscarriag... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Too early: We cannot say you are pregnant until you have a + pregnancy test. The accuracy of pregnancy tests varies depending on the brand, etc. You could be pre... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Bladder: Hopefully your md is going to discuss the risks with you. There are risks with every surgery. You should have a lengthy discussion with your md and re... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: Pregnancy is always a possibility. Take a pregnancy test. Contact the prescribing md with your concerns.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Cesarean: This is hard to answer. Depends on your exam, symptoms, medical history, and the reason for your cesarean. You should discuss with your ob. Brown disc... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Depends: The start of your menses is the best time, but there are exceptions. Your md will be able to go over your history to determine if you should wait for ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Water: The amount of water should be determined by her physician. In the elderly, health status, medications and overall kidney function will determine the r... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Due date: Most commonly, the due date is 40 weeks from the first day of last menses. Accurate determination requires md evaluation.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Sex: The answer will be determined by her md. The answer is influenced by her exam, delivery, medical history, and other factors. Most mds advise 6-8 weeks... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Menses: Light menses can be normal. Sometimes unusually light menses are a sign of an underlying issue. A md can easily answer your question after evaluation.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
See your MD: Some pains are normal...Others are not. An exam and sonogram by your md can easily answer your question. Hard to speculate otherwise.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Miscarriage: The implications of multiple miscarriages will be determined by the cause of the miscarriages and the gestational age of each miscarriage. Talk to a s... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: The answer depends on your age, exam, medications, history, etc. See a qualified physician.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Pregnancy: In general, most pregnancy tests are still accurate even in the presence of bleeding. If concerned, see a md.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Ablation: Most women experience discharge and spotting for several weeks after an endometrial ablation. 7 weeks of discharge is not common and is probably not n... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: Abnormal bleeding is a very complex topic. The answer depends on many factors including your medical history, age, exam, and medications. Abnormal ble... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
38 weeks before date: If your due date is correct and if you have normal cycles, the conception occurred approximately 38 weeks before that date.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Nothing: You don't need to do anything special. Enjoy your pregnancy. The vast majority of small subchorionic hemorrhages resolve spontaneously. Use common sen... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Sperm: In general, most experts agree that an egg/oocyte has a lifespan of about 24 hours. However, there is some disagreement about how long sperm can remai... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
No period: If you are not on medication to suppress your menses, you need to see a doctor for thorough evaluation. Please see a doctor soon.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yeast: In general, yeast does not cause tears. The resultant inflammation can make someone more susceptible to injury/tears. See a md for an exam to assess f... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
See a doctor: You need to be evaluated by a physician to determine why you did not have a period and why you are experiencing abnormal bleeding.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: In general, breakthrough bleeding is unpredictable. So, the short answer is yes. The bleeding could get heavier or start to improve. The real question... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Discuss: After 5 days, your symptoms should have at least started to improve. If there is truly no relief, your symptoms may be attributable to another abnorma... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Seek another opinion: Breast feeding can suppress menses. If your pregnancy test is negative, you are not pregnant. Many, many things can cause your symptoms. Depends on me... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Abnormal menses: Only time will tell. You can use an over the counter ovulation predictor kit to assist you. Possibly, you did not ovulate last month or ovulated very ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Discharge: A pregnancy test is simple, cheap, and will quickly answer your question about pregnancy. Otherwise, brown mucus discharge may be normal or a sign of ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Pharyngitis: In order for your partner to acquire an std in this fashion, you must have a std. If you do not harbor/carry/have a std, then he should not be at risk... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Bloating: There is no specific time that "bloating develops." not all women develop "bloating.".
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes: It make be a cold, chest infection, or reflux but it could be something more serious. Call your doctor.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Many possibilities: It depends on your history, medications, exam, and symptoms. A qualified doctor will be able to examine you, rule out pregnancy, polyps, cysts, infect... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes: Proctitis does not require sexual activity, but sexual activity is a risk factor. You should see a doctor about your symptoms. They will likely also e... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
No: In general, don't take things, supplements, or drugs that are not required or recommended by your doctor. If you are worried that you are unable to "s... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Dermatologist: See a dermatologist for treatment options. Bleaching treatments are available. Also discuss what may be causing the dark pigmentation such as oral con... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Yes: Some women eventually clear their hpv infection.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Pregnant: Bleeding during pregnancy should be evaluated by a md to ensure the safety and well-being of the fetus and mother. The are many possible causes.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
MD: Extended time between menses is not normal and may be a sign of underlying abnormalities. Please seek medical evaluation.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Pregnant: Well, a pregnancy test will be required to know for sure. Sometimes oral contraceptives are associated with light or absent periods even without pregn... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
No: Prenatal vitamins are absolutely ok even if you are not pregnant. Prenatal vitamins also reduce the risk of birth defects in the event that one day yo... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Depends: To answer your question, one would have to assume that you had an exam that makes fibroids, polyps, vaginitis, pregnancy, hyperplasia, and other abnor... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
Many possibilities: It depends on your history, medications, exam, and symptoms. A qualified doctor will be able to examine you, rule out pregnancy, polyps, cysts, infect... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
3-4 weeks: It depends on which blood test is utilized. Quantitative or qualitative analysis. The most sensitive tests are able to reliably detect a pregnancy aro... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Brown is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Brown is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! New doc says hormones are in flux bc I STOPPED breast feeding.Nausea, depression, headaches are likely until hormones/cycle regulate
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Well i would but to get an appt wit my gyn is hard to get soon thats y i was asking and its too soon to take a pg test this just happened
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful & It was quick . I did take a test but it probably too early to know But I'll take another one.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Georgia Health Sciences University College of Medicine
Graduated 1998MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Georgia
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

University of South Florida

Awards

Patients Choice Award 2012
Patients Choice Award 2011
Patients Choice Award 2010

Affiliations

St Davids Round Rock Med Ctr
North Austin Medical Center
Seton Medical Center Williamson
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