Dr. Eric Brown

General Surgery
Troy, MI
32 years experience male

Locations

Office

Troy, MI

Address

44199 Dequindre Rd, Ste 609, Troy, MI
Directions

My office hours

Tuesday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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Insurances accepted

BlueCross BlueShield

Health Alliance Plan of Michigan

Medicare

Aetna

UnitedHealthcare

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Affinity Health Plan

Blue Care Network of Michigan

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Health Alliance Plan

Comprehensive Breast Care

Troy, MI

About

Bio

<ul><li>Certified in breast ultrasound by the American Society of Breast Surgeons (recertified in 2012),</li><li>Trained in Oncoplastic Surgery (plastic surgery for the treatment of breast disease),</li><li>A member of The American Society of Breast Surgeons and The American Society of Breast Disease</li><li>On the Membership Committee of the American Society of Breast Disease since 2007,</li><li>A <strong>Top Doc</strong> award recipient in the Detroit Metro area (2010, 2011, 2012).</li></ul>

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Surgery

Breast Surgery

Licenses

United States: Michigan

Doctor Q&A

108 Answers
11 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Brown
32 years experience Breast Surgery
Yes: In some women, developmentally, some of the breast tissue is found in the armpit or axilla. This is called polymastia. Changes in the size are typic ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Brown
32 years experience Breast Surgery
All men have breasts: Just because a male does not have breast enlargement (gynecomastia) does NOT eliminate their risk of getting breast cancer. Breast cancer in men is n ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Brown
32 years experience Breast Surgery
In a word, no: I would not use whether or not pain is present, to decide when to work up a new breast finding. Some cancers can be tender or painful. When a new fi ... Read More

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Testimonials
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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! After three lumpectomies and a Mastectomy the malignant poppy seed was all I could think about. Thank you for your answer.
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Thanks for your quick reply! That is what worries/scares me the most. The risk of Blood Clots and Strokes. My Dr agreed with you on benefits vs risk. Thank you.
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thank you for the reply. is there any medicine for my breast lump to become smaller and soon gone.?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago Medical School
Graduated 1989MD

Medical/Graduate school

Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago Medical School, IL
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital

Residency

St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan

Awards

Top Doc of Metro Detroit

Affiliations

American Society of Breast Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
American Society of Breast Disease
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