It's How Medicine Should Be®

Physician Profile

-or-

call (888) 352-RUSH for help arranging an appointment

Michael D. Brown, MD

Patient Feedback
Specialty:
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center - Gastroenterology
  University of Chicago Medical Center - Gastroenterology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Argon plasma coagulation
  • Barrett's esophagus
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Functional bowel disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Peptic ulcer
Research Interests:
  • Treatments for functional bowel disease
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Functional constipation
  • Endoscopic training/simulation
Google Map
Google Map

Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. Hepatitis B vaccination in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
    Ben Musa R, Gampa A, Basu S, Keshavarzian A, Swanson G, Brown M, Abraham R, Bruninga K, Losurdo J, DeMeo M, Mobarhan S, Shapiro D, Mutlu E
    World J. Gastroenterol.
    2014 Nov 7
    20(41):15358-66.
  2. A 74-year-old man with abdominal pain.
    Khan MA, Patel KB, March RJ, Nooruddin M, Brown MD.
    Cleve Clin J Med. 2013
    2013 Jun
    80(6):363-8. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.80a.12080. No abstract available.
  3. Inpatient capsule endoscopy leads to frequent incomplete small bowel examinations.
    Yazici C, Losurdo J, Brown MD, Oosterveen S, Rahimi R, Keshavarzian A, Bozorgnia L, Mutlu E.
    World J Gastroenterol. 2012
    2012 Sep 28
    18(36):5051-7. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v18.i36.5051.
  4. Patient acceptance, convenience, and efficacy of single-dose versus split-dose colonoscopy bowel preparation.
    Khan MA, Piotrowski Z, Brown MD.
    J Clin Gastroenterol. 2010
    2010 Apr
    44(4):310-1. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0b013e3181c2c92a. No abstract available.
  • (If you cannot play the video, you may need to update to the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.)
  • View Transcript
Patient feedback information is available for physicians employed by Rush University Medical Center who have received 30 or more patient surveys. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.9
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
5.0
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.9
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.9
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.9
Information the care provider gave you about medications
4.9
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care
4.8
Your confidence in this care provider
4.9
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.8
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.9
For more information about patient feedback, see the Quality Care section of the Rush University Medical Center website.