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Mark F. Brown, MD

Dr. Mark F. Brown, MD

Pediatric Surgery

Accepting new patients

Offers Telehealth

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

Office Locations



  • Fellowship: Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia (1993)
  • Residency: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1990)
  • Internship: LSUHSC Shreveport School of Medicine (1985)
  • Medical School: Kansas City School of Medicine (1984)
  • University: Kansas City School of Medicine (1982)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery: Pediatric Surgery
  • American Board of Surgery: General Surgery

Insurance Accepted

Disclaimer: Not all physicians accept all insurance plans. Physicians move in and out of plans throughout the year. When you call for an appointment, confirm that the physician accepts your insurance.

AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna Better Health of Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Advantra Louisiana
Aetna Coventry Medicare Dual Preferred
Aetna Medicare Freedom PPO
Amerihealth Caritas Louisiana
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield - PPO Preferred Care
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal Employees
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Louisiana - HMO Louisiana
Blue Cross/Blue Shield OGB
Cigna HealthCare
Coventry Health Care (Aetna)
First Health
GEHA (Government Employees Health Association)
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana Choice PPO
IMA of Louisiana
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Louisiana Medicaid
Louisiana Medicaid CHIP
Mail Handler's Benefit Plan (Aetna)
Medicare Railroad
Medicare Traditional Part B
Mutual of Omaha Supplemental Plans
Novasys Health
PHCS (Private Healthcare Systems / Multiplan)
PPO Plus
Tricare for Life
Tricare Prime
Tricare Select / Standard
UMR (United Healthcare)
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Community Plan - Medicaid
Workers Compensation
Healthy Blue
People's Health
United Healthcare Dual Complete

Conditions Treated

Pelvic Abscess
Intestinal Atresia
Hiatal Hernia
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Anal Fissure
Umbilical Hernia
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Pyloric Stenosis
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Ventral Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Anal Fistula
Esophageal Fistula
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia

Procedures Performed

Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Gallbladder Removal
Hernia Repair
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Port Placements or Replacements
Spinal Nerve Block
Appendectomy, Open
Duodenal Polypectomy