Richard Brown, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand
  • Hand Surgery
9850 Genesee Ave
# 210
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery, Hand

Hospital Affiliations


  • English


Dr. Brown specializes in orthopedic surgery, particularly hand reconstruction, trauma and microsurgery. He was one of the first physicians to use Xiaflex, a non-surgical option for patients with Dupytren’s disease, presenting his findings at the American Academy of Hand Surgeons. When he isn’t seeing patients, Dr. Brown enjoys spending time with his family, running, skiing and hiking.

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand, 1995American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994

Medical Education

Duke University School of Medicine, MD, 1985


University of California, San Diego, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1991


Massachusetts General Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand, 1992

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