Dr. Christine Brown

Dr. Christine Brown

Dr. Christine Brown

 

Dr. Christine Brown attended Rollins College, where she earned a B.A. degree in pre-medical studies and graduated with honors in chemistry. She completed her medical training at the University of South Florida College of Medicine, where she graduated in the top 10% of her class, earning her election into the Alpha Omega Honorary Medical Society. Dr. Brown was also the recipient of the Merck Manual Award for Outstanding Medical Studies and the American Women’s Association Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation in medical studies.

After completing an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Dr. Brown completed a three-year Dermatology residency program there, serving one year as chief resident. She then completed a one-year fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This subspecialty of Dermatology relates to the microscopically controlled removal of difficult skin cancers. Mohs surgery has become the primary focus of Dr. Brown’s practice. In addition to her work with skin cancers, she has specialized training in dermatologic surgery including reconstructive and laser surgery.

Dr. Brown and her family reside in Dallas.


dallas dermatologist who's who

The Global Directory of Who's Who, honoring executives and professionals, has selected her as a TOP DOCTOR candidate to represent Dallas in their directory recognizing her for her contributions in the area of Dermatology. This recognizes accomplishments of outstanding professionals in their respective fields.

Dallas Dermatologist Baylor Quality Alliance

As a member of the Baylor Quality Alliance, Dr. Brown is committed to delivering the highest quality health care possible, in an efficient, integrated manner for the patients and communities she serves. Dr. Brown believes that accountable, evidence-based, collective, proactive, value-driven efforts will lead to a better health care system for the future.

Dallas Dermatologist who's who

Dr. Brown has been included in The Heritage Registry of Who's Who for Executives and Professionals 2012 edition. She is being honored for her success and achievements as a Top Doctor and Top Dermatologist in Dallas.

Dallas Dermatologist AAD Certificate

The American Academy of Dermatology has recognized Dr. Brown for her 25 years of continuous membership and support.

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Medical School and Year of Graduation: University of South Florida College of Medicine, May 1987

Residency Training: University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Dallas, May 1988 - June 1991

Fellowship Training: Director: John A. Zitelli, M.D., Pittsburgh, PA June 1991 - June 1992

Hospital Admitting Privileges:

  • Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas

CME Recognition Award Status: 1992-2014, 2017 AAD Continuing Medical Education Award

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Professional Resume

Education:

Undergraduate: Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida B.A. - August 1979 - May 1983

Graduate: University of South Florida College of Medicine M.D. - September 1983 - June 1987

Post-Graduate: The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Affiliated Hospitals ( Parkland Memorial Hospital and Dallas Veterans Administration Medical Center) Dallas, Texas.

  • Internal Medicine Internship June 1987 - June 1988
  • Dermatology Residency Program July 1988 - June 1991

Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship:
John A. Zitelli, M.D., Director Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania June 1991 - June 1992

Specialty Certification:
Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology June 1991 - December 2021
Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners June 1987 - June 1990

Medical Licensure:
Texas State Board of Medical Education and Licensure - H4247 May 1987 - present

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Additional Training

Certificate of Achievement
Site trainer for Lumenis corporation on Encore Fx CO2 laser, IPL, Nd YAG laser, IPL photorejuvenation and Lightsheer diode laser.
2005-Present

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of Encore Fx fractional CO2 laser
2009 sponsored by Lumenis Corporation

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of Fraxel fractional Erbium laser
2006 sponsored by Reliant Corporation

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of IPL photorejuvenation
2005 sponsored by Lumenis Corporation

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of LightSheer diode laser for hair removal
2005 sponsored by Lumenis Corporation

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of NdYag laser
2005 sponsored by Lumenis Corporation

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of Vasculight IPL photorejuvenation
2002-2005 sponsored by Coherent Corporation

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of advanced training workshop in FotoFacial, WrinkleLight, VascuLight, IPL, Quantum SR, LightShear diode and Laser Laxity Vector Treatment
New York, New York June 22, 2002

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion of the Softlight Laser for hair removal.
Sponsored by Medical Alliance
Dallas, Texas March 1997

Certificate of Achievement
Course Completion in the Ultra-pulsed Carbon Dioxide Laser for the treatment of cutaneous lesions.

Sponsored by Medical Alliance
Dallas, Texas January 1995

ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Certification
Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, Texas 2001-2003

Certificate of Achievement
Course completion in Q-Switched Double Frequency Nd: YAG Lasers in the treatment of cutaneous lesions.
Department of Dermatology
Presbyterian Health Care Center
Dallas, Texas July 1993

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Professional Society Memberships

Annenberg Circle Dermatology Foundation for philanthropic leadership in making a lifetime commitment to advance patient care through research 2006-present.

Skin Cancer Foundation Medical Council 2007-present.

Leaders Society Dermatology Foundation - Vice Chairman, 1994-present

American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) Fellow, 1993 - present

American Academy of Dermatology - Fellow, 1991 - present

American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons, Fellow, 1991 - present

Texas Medical Association, 1987 - present

Dallas County Medical Society, 1987 - present

Texas Dermatology Society, 1996 - present

Dallas Dermatology Society, 1988 - present, Vice President 1998 – 1999, President 2000-2001

Dallas Womens Dermatology Society, 1992 - present

American Medical Association, 1987 - present

Dermatology Surgery Task Force of the American Academy of Dermatology 1989 - 1991

American Medical Political Action Committee, 1989 - present

American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery And Cutaneous Oncology Task Force on Managed Care/Capitation and Coding Reimbursement, 1996

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Professional Achievements and Awards

2016 America's Most Honored Professionals by The American Registry

2016 Top Dermatologist by Consumer Research Council

2015 Top Doctors Dallas Morning News

2014 D Magazine Best Doctor in Dermatology 

2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 Super Doctors® as recognized by her peers in Texas Monthly 

2014 AAD Continuing Medical Education Award (valid to 1/31/2017)

Named Top Dermatologist in America by Consumer Research Council 2007-2014

Vitals.com Top Doctor 2012-2013

U.S. News & World Report Magazine Top Doctor 2012

Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor in America 2008-2016.

Selected for Patients' Choice Award 2011, 2012, and 2013

Listed in Guide to America's Top Dermatologist 2013

Alpha Omega Alpha Society at University of South Florida College of Medicine 1984-present.

Merck award 1987.

Top Doctor in the Global Directory of Who's Who, honoring Executives and Professionals for contributions in the area of Dermatology. This distinguished edition of the registry is a leading source for recognizing the accomplishments of outstanding professional men and women in their respective fields.

Named by her peers to the Super Doctors® list as recognized in a special advertising section in Texas Monthly, December 2005, 2006, 2007, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017.

Listed in Guide to Top Doctors Pub. By the Center for the Study of Services, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping consumers find high-quality, reasonably priced service providers and retailers. 1999.

Chief Resident in Dermatology
The University of Texas Affiliated Hospitals - Dallas, Texas 1990 - 1991

Gold Award : Poster - Original Investigation, Resident Category, American Academy of Dermatology meeting, December 1989, San Francisco, California, "Correlation Between Dermal Interstitial Immunoglobulin G and Serum Hypergammaglobulinemia"

Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honorary Society

University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 1987 - present

Merck Manual Award for Outstanding Medical Studies

University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, 1987

American Women's Association Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation in Medical Studies

University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida, 1987

Scholarship for the Summer Institute of Geriatric Research, Boston University. Selected as one of 20 medical students to participate in geriatric studies. Sponsored by the National Institute of Aging and the American Geriatric Society 1986

University of South Florida College of Medicine, Annual Basic and Medical Sciences Medical Resident - Medical Student Research Symposium: Recipient of first prize in category of medical students, interns and medical Residents for research In "Investigation of the Primary Structure of Pyochelin B: A New Peptide Containing Siderophore of Pseudomonas aeruginosa." 1984

Recipient of the Walter B. Johnson Award for Outstanding Pre-Medical Studies, Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida 1983

Graduated with Honors in Chemistry from Rollins College Winter Park, Florida 1983

Recipient of the Dr. Stephen Van Ore Academic Scholarship for superior achievement in Pre-Medical studies Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida 1983

President's Academic Honors List, Rollins College Winter Park, Florida 1982-1983

Dean's Academic Honors List, Rollins College Winter Park, Florida 1979-1982

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Television Interviews and Transcripts

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/24190829/

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Publications

Brown CD, Zitelli JA. Choice of Wound Dressings and Ointments in Essential Tissue Healing of the Face and Neck. Ed D. Hom et al, BC Becker Inc 2009.

C Brown MD et al. (2004)
Specialty Clinics for the Dermatologic Care of Solid-Organ Transplant Recipients.
Dermatologic Surgery 30 (4p2), 598-603.

C.Brown MD et al. Defining the Clinical Course of Metastatic Skin Cancer in Organ Transplantation Recipients: A Multicenter Collaborative Study. Arch Dermatol 2003-3-8 139(3) 301-6 PubId:12622621

Brown CD. Surgical Margins for Malignant Melanoma. Current Problems in Dermatology, Dermatologic surgery Part II: 2001, 13 No. 2:114-118.

Zitelli JA, Brown CD, Hanusa BH. Surgical margins for the excision of primary cutaneous melanoma. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology: 1997; 37 (3 Pt 1): 422-9.

Zitelli JA, Brown CD, Hanusa BH. Mohs micrographic surgery for the treatment of primary cutaneous melanoma. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 1997; 37:236-245.

Brown CD, Zitelli JA. The prognosis and treatment of true local cutaneous recurrent malignant melanoma. Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology, 1995; 21:285-290.

Brown CD, Zitelli JA. Choice of wound dressings and ointments. Otolaryngologic Clinics Of North America, 1995. Ed David, B Hom, W.B. Saunders Co., Pennsylvania.

Brown CD, Zitelli JA. A review of topical agents for wounds and methods of wounding: guidelines for wound management. Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology 1993; 19:732-7

Brown CD. Difficult skin cancers: Clinicopathologic features and management. Baylor Proceedings 1993; 6 (2) :9 - 12.

Brown CD. Drug interactions in dermatologic surgery. Journal of Dermatologic Surgery and Oncology 1992; 18 (6) :512 - 516.

Brown CD, Lieu T-S, Sontheimer RD. Correlation between dermal interstitial immunoglobulin and serum Hypergammaglobulinemia. Journal of Investigative Dermatology 1991; 97 (2) : 373 - 377.

Robinson BE, Conard CB. Falls and Falling. In Geriatric Medicine Annual, 1986.Ed. Richard J. Ham, Medical Economics books, New Jersey.

Conard C. Angioneurotic edema. Public information worksheet for the American Association, 1984.

Conard C. Allergic purpura. Public information worksheet for the American Medical Association, 1984.

Conard C. Bone cancers. Public information worksheet for the American Medical Association, 1984.

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Abstracts

Brown CD, Simon JC, et al. Human and mouse keratinocytes (kc) express the 55k receptor for tumor necrosis factor o (TNF a ). Journal of Investigative Dermatology 1991; 96(4): 612A

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Presentations

October 2009 "Island Pedicle Flaps" Annual Meeting of the ASDS/ACCS Phoenix, AZ

October 2004 "Island Pedicle Flaps and Surgical Margins for Melanoma" Annual Meeting of the Tri-County Dermatology Society Santa Barbara, CA

October 2003: "Surgical Margins for Skin Cancer" Annual Meeting of the Tri-County Medical Society, Santa Barbara, CA

October 2003: "Island Pedicle Flap Reconstruction" Annual Meeting of the Tri-County Medical Society, Santa Barbara, CA

May 1999: “Forehead/Cheek Reconstruction” Annual meeting of the American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, Miami, FL

March 1999: “Surgical Margins for Tumors” Advanced Surgery Symposium, Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, New Orleans, LA

March 1999: “Locally Recurrent Melanoma” Advanced Surgery Symposium, Annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology, New Orleans, LA

December 1994: “The Prognosis and Treatment of True Local Cutaneous Recurrent Malignant Melanoma” St. Paul Medical Grand Rounds Conference, Dallas, Texas

February 1994: “Case Presentations of Horrific Basal Cell Carcinoma” 11th Annual Mohs Micrographic Surgery Conference of the Skin Cancer Foundation, Cancun, Mexico

September 1993: " Malignant Melanoma." North Texas Chapter Dermatology Nurses Association Seminar, Dallas, Texas.

July 1993: "The Use of Mohs Surgery for the Treatment of True Local Recurrent Cutaneous Melanoma." North Texas Dermatologic Surgery Society Meeting, Dallas, Texas

March 1993: " Malignant Melanoma: Treatment and prognosis of True Local Cutaneous Recurrence." American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Charleston, South Carolina.

June 1991: "Drugs in Cutaneous Surgery." St. Paul Medical Center Dermatology Grand Rounds, Dallas, Texas.

June 1991: "Human and mouse keratinocytes (kc) express receptor for tumor necrosis factor A (TNF a)." Poster, Society of Investigative Dermatology, Seattle, Washington.

March 1991: "Drug Interactions in Dermatlologic Surgery" American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons, Orlando, Florida. given as part of a general Dermatologic surgery Symposium.

December 1989: " Correlations between DIIG and Serum Hypergammaglobulinemia." Poster, American Academy of Dermatology, San Francisco, California.

October 1989: " The Immunology of Alopecia Areata." St. Paul Medical Center Dermatology Grand Rounds, Dallas, Texas.

March 1985: " Falls in the Elderly." National Multidisciplinary Conference on Musculoskeletal Diseases in the Aged, St.Luke's Medical Center, Scottsdale, Arizona. Sponsored by the American Geriatrics Society.

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