Dr. Andrea Brand
I am a board certified family physician who enjoys helping people live healthier lives. I hope experience has taught me to listen first, speak later. Hobbies include reading, bicycling, and swimming, especially with my golden retrievers.
SpecialtiesDoctors 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.
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.
United States: Florida, North Carolina, Virginia
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See doctor: Swelling of lymph nodes can have several causes, The appearance of new swellings warrants an examination and possibly some tests . Your doctor can help sort this out.
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See a doctor: Yellow appearance of the eyes is not normal and may indicate jaundice- a sign of excess accumulation of bile pigment. This could signal serious disease and should prompt a visit to a health care provider as soon as possible.
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TestimonialsRecommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.
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Aug 6, 2014
Dr.Brand gives very good information.Accurate and helpful.I learn a lot from her answers.Her real life patients are fortunate to have such a good and compassionate doctor.I recommend her highly.
Jul 20, 2014
I endorse Dr. Brand. The information she shares on Healthtap is understandable, compassionate, accurate & well, it just makes sense. She is providing a valuable service to the public.
May 12, 2015
Super helpful, collaborates well with colleagues and meet patients when they are in a warm, humane way. I learned a great deal from Dr. Brand, and HealthTap is lucky to have her!
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This made me feel good. Thanks! I guess ill wait untill next month to check it out when i get my root canal i hope i dont die over stupid snuff. Good thing i didnt start when young!
This made me feel good. Thanks! i'm not for sure that I said able to give a better discription It sure is difficult to urinate when I have so much pain the lower abdomen doesnt help
Education & Training
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY
American Cancer Society Media Award for newspaper column,"Life to 120"
"Rookie Small Business Person of the Year" award for my house call practice , Dr Brand at your Door
Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine Florida State University School of Medicine