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Robert S. Brown Jr., MD, MPH

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Biography

Robert S. Brown, Jr., MD, MPH is the Frank Cardile Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of the Transplantation Initiative at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, New York. He also holds appointments in the Departments of Surgery and Pediatrics at Columbia and the Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell School of Medicine. Dr. Brown is the Director of the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital in New York.

Dr. Brown received his bachelor degree from Harvard College, his medical degree from New York University and his Master of Public Health from the Graduate School of Public Health, University of California in Berkeley. Following the completion of his medical degree, he fulfilled his internship in Medicine at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston and his fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of California in San Francisco.

Dr. Brown is an internationally known expert in liver disease and liver transplantation. He has co-authored over 125 peer-reviewed articles most dedicated to viral hepatitis and liver transplantation and has extensive research funding in those areas. He is an Associate Editor for Liver Transplantation and Gastroenterology and Hepatology and published a book, "Common Liver Diseases and Transplantation: An Algorithmic Approach to Work-up and Management". He was awarded the Young Investigator Award from the American Society of Transplant Physicians, the Senior Attending Teacher Award from Columbia University Medical Center, and the American Liver Foundation New York Chapter's Physician of the Year.

Affiliation
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Board Certifications
Internal Medicine
Gastroenterology
Education And Training
New York University School of Medicine
MD, New York University School of Medicine
MPH, University of California, Berkeley
Internship: Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA
Residency: Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA
Fellowship: University of California-San Francisco Medical Center
Areas of Expertise
Transplant Hepatology
Liver Transplantation
Organ Transplant, Pediatric
Hepatitis
Liver Disease
Liver Cancer
Living Donor Transplantation
Transplant Follow-Up
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicare, PPO]
Affinity [HMO, Medicaid, Medicare]
Amerigroup [Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Columbia University Employee Plan, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Consolidated Services Group [CHN]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), PPO]
Health First [HMO, Medicaid, POS]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
Health Net (PHS) [HMO, POS, PPO]
Local 1199 [Union]
Magna Preferred (Magna Care) [PPO]
MagnaCare (National) [PPO]
Medicare [Medicare]
Multiplan [PPO]
Neighborhood Health Providers [Medicaid]
New Jersey Medicaid [Medicaid]
Oxford Health Plans [Community Medicare, Freedom HMO, Liberty HMO, Medicare Advantage, Medicare HMO]
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS) [POS, PPO]
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS/National) [PPO]
United Empire [HMO, PPO]
United Healthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Community Plan, EPO, HMO, Medicare, POS, PPO]
VNSNY CHOICE [Medicare]
Gender
Male

OFFICE INFORMATION

This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-0914
Primary Office
622 West 168th Street
Floor: 14
New York, NY 10032
Phone: (212) 305-0914
Fax: (212) 305-9139
Secondary Office
1305 York Avenue
Floor: 4
New York, NY 10021
Phone: (646) 962-5483
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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