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Justin Brown, MD

Neurosurgeon

  • Board Certified Neurosurgeon
  • Director, Neurosurgery Paralysis Center and Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Mass General Hospital
  • Focuses on restoring movement following trauma and paralyzing injuries to the peripheral nerves, spinal cord and brain

 

Dr. Brown began his career as a member of the Neurosurgery faculty of Washington University in St. Louis, where he helped lead the Center for Nerve Injury and Paralysis in collaboration with the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. After that, he established the UC San Diego Paralysis Center, expanding the paralyzing disorders treated to include spinal cord injuries as well as stroke and brain injuries. This center was unique as a comprehensive paralysis center treating all forms of paralysis.

Now, Dr. Brown is collaborating with other doctors at Mass General as well as the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network to establish the East Coast’s first comprehensive paralysis center.

Education

  • MD: Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • BS in Neuroscience from Vanderbilt University
  • Completed residency in Neurosurgery at the Baylor College of Medicine
  • Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Peripheral Nerve Surgery) at the Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

 

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified in Neurological Surgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Board Certified Neurosurgeon
  • Director, Neurosurgery Paralysis Center and Associate Professor of Neurosurgery at Mass General Hospital
  • Focuses on restoring movement following trauma and paralyzing injuries to the peripheral nerves, spinal cord and brain

 

Dr. Brown began his career as a member of the Neurosurgery faculty of Washington University in St. Louis, where he helped lead the Center for Nerve Injury and Paralysis in collaboration with the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. After that, he established the UC San Diego Paralysis Center, expanding the paralyzing disorders treated to include spinal cord injuries as well as stroke and brain injuries. This center was unique as a comprehensive paralysis center treating all forms of paralysis.

Now, Dr. Brown is collaborating with other doctors at Mass General as well as the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network to establish the East Coast’s first comprehensive paralysis center.

Education

  • MD: Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • BS in Neuroscience from Vanderbilt University
  • Completed residency in Neurosurgery at the Baylor College of Medicine
  • Fellowship in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Peripheral Nerve Surgery) at the Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

 

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified in Neurological Surgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgery

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Justin Brown, MD

15 Parkman Street Boston, MA 02114-3117

(617) 643-5687

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