Brown, Michael W.

Spinal Cord Exploration and Spine Fusion Surgery What is this?


Rates of prolonged lengths of stay, readmissions, or deaths

Percentages of cases with such bad outcomes (after risk-adjustment in our analysis of the sample of cases we evaluated)



Brown, Michael W. (46 cases)
16.8%
0%
(Best Possible)
100%
(Worst Possible)
Average rate of
such bad outcomes
for all surgeons
18.1%





AddressWhat is this?
2312 N Nevada Ave #100
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Phone numberWhat is this? 719-473-3272
Distance from zipcode 80907 What is this? 1518.6 miles
Gender Male
Whether Recommended Most by Surveyed Doctors "for care of a loved one"
In CHECKBOOK's surveys of doctors in the same region, got what CHECKBOOK considered a meaningful number of recommendations.What is this?
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Ratings for Surgeon's Having Fewer Prolonged Lengths of Stay, Readmissions, or Deaths See ratings explanation
High-volume
Whether doctor did a relatively large number of these surgeries (compared to other doctors listed here) in a recent period for which data are available (counts for 2013-2014 Medicare fee-for-service patients only)
Medium volume
Doctor's hospitals
Some hospitals where doctor has recently done these types of surgeries and how the hospital performed compared to other hospitalsWhat is this?
(= Hospital high-rated for relatively few bad outcomes in these types of surgery)
  • Penrose Hospital/St. Francis Medical Center
Board certifications
  • Neurological Surgery
Medical school and year of graduationWhat is this? University of Arkansas,
1979
Where doctor did internship and residency trainingWhat is this?
U A M S Medical Center,
U A M S Medical Center
The board certification data contained in this report has been extracted from the ABMS Directory Database compiled by Elsevier in cooperation with ABMS.
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