Donald D. Brown, MD, FACP, PACC, Cardiovascular Medicine Specialist with the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics

Get to know Cardiovascular Medicine Specialist Dr. Donald D. Brown, who serves the population of Iowa.

Dr. Brown graduated with his Medical Degree from the University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine in 1966, giving him over five decades of experience in his field. He has also earned his Bachelor’s Degree and Masters in Science from thUniversitye  of Iowa. from the After obtaining his Medical Degree he completed his internal medicine internship and residency with the Strong Memorial Hospital. Wanting to further his training he then completed his Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship with the Strong Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Brown is dual certified in internal medicine and Cardiovascular Disease from the American Board of Internal Medicine. To stay up to date in his field he remains a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Brown currently practices as a Cardiovascular Medicine Specialist and Professor with the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, where he holds an expertise in Atherosclerosis Clinic, Congenital Heart Defects in Adults, and the Coronary Artery Disease.

Cardiology is a branch of internal medicine. A cardiologist is not the same as a cardiac surgeon. A cardiac surgeon opens the chest and performs heart surgery, whereas a cardiologist specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases of the cardiovascular system. The cardiologist will carry out tests and they may perform some procedures, such as heart catheterization, angioplasty or pacemaker insertion.

Learn More about Dr. Donald D. Brown:

Through his findatopdoc profile, His profile with University of Iowa, he can be contacted at 800-777-8442, and is located in Iowa City, IA.


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