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Dr. Veron D. Browne, MD

Dr. Veron D. Browne, MD

Transplant Hepatology, Hepatology

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Willis-Knighton Physician Network

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About Me

Veron Browne, MD, MBA, is a liver transplant specialist who practices hepatology at Willis-Knighton Medical Center’s John C. McDonald Regional Transplant Center. She specializes in liver diseases, including alcohol-related liver diseases such as cirrhosis. Other liver conditions include autoimmune hepatitis and hepatitis C. 

Creating a long-term bond is important for Dr. Browne, who enjoys interacting with her patients before and after liver transplantation. She is a compassionate listener who works with patients to create a comprehensive care plan for long-term success.  

Dr. Browne earned her medical degree at the University of West Indies in Jamaica. She came to the United States, where she completed her medical residency in internal medicine at Interfaith Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. She followed that with a fellowship in gastroenterology and hepatology at New York Methodist Hospital, and a fellowship in transplant hepatology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Browne is triple-board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, the American College of Gastroenterology, and the International Liver Transplant Society. 

In addition to medicine, Dr. Browne has a master’s degree in business administration 

Outside of work, she enjoys reading, traveling, playing tennis and participating in overseas medical missions.

Education

  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
  • Fellowship: New York Methodist Hospital
  • Internship: Interfaith Medical Center
  • Residency: Interfaith Medical Center
  • Medical School: University of The West Indies

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine: Transplant Hepatology

Insurance Accepted

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AARP Medicare Supplemental Plans
Aetna
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)
Gilsbar
Health Plus of Louisiana
Humana
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
Multiplan

Conditions Treated

Acute Liver Failure
Autoimmune Diseases
Cirrhosis
Hemochromatosis
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Liver Cancer
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Tumor
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis
Primary Biliary Cholangitis
Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

Procedures Performed

Colonoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Liver Biopsy
Liver Function Test
Paracentesis