Eric Brown

Eric A. Brown, MD, FACS

eric-brownDr. Brown has been involved in the care of breast patients for 20 years. He is Board Certified in General Surgery (re-certified in 2013) and Certified in Breast Ultrasound (re-certified in 2012). He has two leadership roles at Beaumont Hospital, Troy (Director, Oncology Services and Director, Center for Breast Health), as a member of the Beaumont Cancer Institute.

Dr. Brown is an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the William Beaumont Oakland University School of Medicine.  He is actively involved in research, as the Co-Principle Investigator of the Beaumont Cancer Institute NCORP (NCI Clinical Oncology Research Program), and is the principle investigator for Beaumont Hospital, on a number of national clinical trials.

He is also actively involved in the Beaumont Hospital Biobank, as the principle investigator of the Beaumont Hospital Biobank projects of Triple Negative and Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Breast Cancer patients, where he has a particular interest.


 

 

top_docs_logohour-oct16-issue-d1c47d3aVoted ‘Top Doc’ Metro Detroit (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

2015 Top Cancer Doctor - Newsweek

Selected:  Top Cancer Doctor  2015

(Breast Surgery)

Newsweek Magazine

Education

As an undergraduate, Dr. Brown did research at the University of Michigan Medical School. His research won first prize at the University of Michigan Medical School Medical Student Research Forum in 1983. He went on to present his research at the Midwest Student Medical Research Forum XV held at the University of Wisconsin, in 1984.

In his first year in practice, he was elected Young Surgeon Representative, Michigan Chapter, American College of Surgeons.

  • Undergraduate studies: The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • Medical School: The University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois
  • Internship: Mt. Carmel Mercy Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
  • Residency: Chief Resident, St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan

 

Publications

  • American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry; Preliminary Oncologic Outcome.  American Society of Breast Surgeons 17th Annual Meeting, Dallas Texas  April 13-17, 2016; Poster – Abstract
  • Post Operative Complication Rates in Prophylactic vs. Therapeutic Nipple Sparing Mastectomies.  A Preliminary Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry.  BC3 Breast Cancer Coordinated Care Conference, Washington DC, March 31-April 2; Poster Abstract
  • Association of Incision Type and Infection Rate in Nipple Sparing Mastectomies.  A preliminary Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry.  American Society of Breast Surgeons 16th Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL, May 2, 2015.
  • Immediate Implant Reconstruction in Nipple Sparing Mastectomy.  An Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry.  Miami Breast Conference, 32nd Annual Meeting, February 26, 2015.
  • Implementation of an oncology exercise and wellness rehabilitation program to enhance survivorship: the Beaumont Health System experience. JCSO 2014; 12:87-91.
  • Cup Size and Nipple Sparing Mastectomy.  ASCO Annual Meeting, May 30-June 3, 2014.
  • Ptosis and Nipple Sparing Mastectomy. A Preliminary Assessment of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastecotmy Registry.  American Society of Breast Surgeons, 15th Annual Meeting, April 30-May 4, 2014, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Four-year results using balloon-based brachytherapy to deliver accelerated partial break irradiation with a 2-day dose fractionation schedule. Brachytherapy; 11(2012): 97-104.
  • Nipple Sparing Mastectomy-Infectious Complication Risk.  A preliminary assessment of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry.  San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, December 4-8, 2013.
  • Compatibility of breast size, degree of ptosis, type of reconstruction, and incision placement in Nipple Sparing Mastectomies.  American Society of Breast Surgeons 14th Annual Meeting, May 1-5, Chicago, IL.
  • Subareolar tissue specimen assessment in Nipple Sparing Mastectomies.  A preliminary analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry.  Society of Surgical Oncology, 66th Annual Cancer Symposium, March 6-9, 2013.  National Harbor, Maryland.
  • Incidence rate of nipple areolar complex ischemia after nipple sparing mastectomy.  Analysis of the American Society of Breast Surgeons Nipple Sparing Mastectomy Registry.  2012 CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, San Antonio.  December 4-8, 2012.
  • Accelerated Partial Breast Radiation, poster presentation American Society of Breast Surgeons (2009)
  • Use of Breast MRI, poster presentation American Society of Breast Surgeons (2008)
  • Ergotism, presented at The 22nd Annual Symposium on Vascular Surgery (1994) & The Society for Clinical Vascular Surgery Collar Day (1994)
  • Immune Reaction to Hypovolemic Shock, published in The American Surgeon, 1995, presented at The Michigan Chapter, American College of Surgeons (1994), Keyport-Gaylord Trauma Symposium (1994) & The 37th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Surgical Association (1994)
  • Efficacy of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, published in The American Surgeon, 1993, present at The 34th Annual Meeting, Midwest Surgical Association (1992)
  • Tracheomalacia, published University of Toronto Medical Journal (1990)
  • Epigastric Pain and Intramural Acidosis in Patients with Intestinal Ischemia, presented Midwest Student Medical
  • Research Forum XV, University of Wisconsin, 1984, University of Michigan Medical School Medical Student Research Forum, 1983.