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Dr. Kevin Brown

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Round Rock, TX
24 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

Tuesday: 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/

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Gynecology

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138 Answers
8 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Early pregnancy: Answer actually depends on the individual's cycle length. In short...Anything is possible. But in reality, if your cycle length is about 28 days, then... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Possible: Pregnancy can cause many unusual symptoms. Impossible to say. Just take a pregnancy test. If negative, see a doctor about your GI symptoms. You need e... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Smart: Thats a smart question. It depends on the condom material and the type of cream you are using. Petroleum based ointments tend to be the biggest concer... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Maybe: Most fibroids are not a problem. The location of the fibroid is more important than its size. If the fibroid distorts the cavity or involves the linin... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Pregnancy: Pregnancy is always a possibility. However, the overall risk is likely relatively low. Take a pregnancy test. See a physician.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Pain: See an obgyn. You will need an exam, thorough history, and a review of all of the er studies that were performed.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Menses: Irregular menses may occur for a variety of reasons including medical conditions, pregnancy, hormone imbalance, pcos, stress, etc. The answer requires... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Late menses: Take a pregnancy test. Otherwise, see a doctor for testing to determine why your menses are late. The answer will depend on many considerations.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
PCOS: In general, patients with pcos need to be counseled and evaluated regarding risks for infertility, hypertension, abnormal lipids, infertility, diabete... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Ovaries: Ovarian size does not necessarily determine ovarian function or fertility rates. Speak to your doctor about your fertility concerns. Ovulation is the ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Clarify: I assume that you had a D&C related to pregnancy/miscarriage. If so, many patients will resume menses 4-8 weeks later. Of course, if your menses were ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Clomiphene: Clomid (clomiphene) is fda approved for treatment of infertility associated with ovulatory dysfunction. A physician can determine whether this medicat... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
No: All fda approved fertility drugs require a prescription.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Depends: Accuracy of breast imaging is determined by many factors including age, breat density, and the nature of the lesion being evaluated. The radiologist w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Polyhydramnios: Excess fluid is associated with preterm labor, preterm delivery, and increased incidence of breech presentation. However, most cases still end well. T... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Sore breasts: Breasts can be sore and/or swollen for many reasons including hormone fluctuations, medications, diet (caffeine), birth control pills, pregnancy, etc.... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Yes: Its great that he was tested and that he is "clean." but there is no std panel that checks for everything. Additionally, men are not usually checked f... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Antiviral: Valtrex (valacyclovir) is an antiviral medication that is typically used to treat genital herpes, herpes labials (cold sores), and other herpes infect... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Anything is possible: The only way to know, is to know the date of your ovulation, not just the length of your cycle. There are too many variables otherwise. If you are tru... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
No: To know if you are pregnant, take a pregnancy test. Stress, hormonal abnormalities, medications, and many other things affect menses. Pregnancy is alw... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Depends: Are you currently on birth control pills? If so, which one? Don't let periods get in the way. You doctor can easily tell you how to avoid, suppress, o... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Testosterone: There are too many details missing to answer definitively. It depends on your medical history, health, exam, and the actual cause of your elevated tes... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Lots of things: 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 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Late menses: With a negative home pregnancy test, pregnancy is unlikely-but possible. Most common cause of late menses is an anovulatory cycle. An evaluation by an... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: In general, abnormal bleeding can be caused by many things including miscarriage. Months between menses may also be concerning. Evaluation by a qualif... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Depends: Take a pregnancy test. Let your physician know. If pregnancy test is negative, you should continue pills as directed unless instructed otherwise by yo... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Abnormal menses: The list of possibilities is too long to fully explore. Frequent causes include pcos, obesity, medications, pregnancy, thyroid dysfunction, anovulatio... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
OPK: Opks are not 100% accurate. A blood test can determined if you ovulated. Discharge is not 100% accurate either.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: The safest and most complete way to evaluate abnormal bleeding is to see a qualified physician.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Pregnant: Please contact your physician regarding your symptoms. You my need an exam. The answer depends on your history, exam, and other factors.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Breast: It is not uncommon in pregnancy for some symptoms to come and go.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Cervical dysplasia: In general, most mds will delay treatment of cervical dysplasia during pregnancy. Please communicate your pregnancy status to your provider so an info... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
See MD: See a md while the bump is still there. There are many possible causes. Many "bumps" are not serious. Get evaluated and you will feel better.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Sores: Please see a doctor while the lesions are still present so an accurate diagnosis can be provided. It's important for the lesions to be evaluated asap ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Fertility: Lengthy oral contraceptive use does not reduce your overall fertility. Age, sperm quality, fallopian tube patency, and egg quality are more important ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Dyspareunia: Try using a lubricant. If the pain persists, see a md for an evaluation. Sometimes pain is a sign of other abnormalities such as endometriosis, infect... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Miscarriage: Unfortunately, there is no way to help you. You deserve immediate evaluation. The clinic/provider that assisted you is obligated to provide you with f... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Lesions: Too many possibilities. See your OB or a dermatologist for an answer.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Probably: Please understand that no birth control is 100 percent effective. You are never truly "safe." every time you have sex, pregnancy and stds are still p... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Maybe: The real question is-why are you not having periods every month? Are you taking medications or hormones? Have you taken a pregnancy test? Is your thyr... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Yes: You could be pregnant. But if your cycle is truly 28 days, then you probably ovulated around 2/12-2/16. Therefore, pregnancy is unlikely. But pregnanc... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Brown/red discharge: Abnormal bleeding/brown discharge is an extensive topic. The answer depends on many factors including your medical history, age, exam, risk factors, a... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Maybe: Most women resume normal menstruation within 1-3 months of stopping oral contraceptives. If your menses do not resume, see a doctor.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
No: Cervical position is not an accurate indicator of health, fertility, or ovulation.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Abnormal bleeding: The list of possibilities is too long to list here. You need a complete evaluation including an exam. You may also need an ultrasound and lab work. Af... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Calcium channel bloc: Nifedipine is a common calcium channel blocker that is used commonly as an antihypertensvie. It has many uses in cardiology and is even used in pregna... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
No: Current evidence does not suggest that bacterial vaginosis comes from men. However, sexually activity is associated with a higher risk of bv. See a do... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
PCOS: Patients with pcos need a thorough evaluation by a physician. The risks of pcos including hypertension, diabetes, cancer, infertility, obesity, abnorm... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
See a doctor: The quick answer is that the breasts @ any age are still hormonally sensitive. That will never fully go away. Are you taking medications? Have you had... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Brown
Obstetrics and Gynecology 24 years experience
Spotting: Depends on your age, history, medications, exam, and symptoms. A doctor will be able to examine you, rule out pregnancy, polyps, cysts, infection, vag... 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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