The #1 Volume Robotic Bariatric Surgeon in Greater Phoenix.

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The #1 Volume Robotic Bariatric Surgeon in Greater Phoenix.

Maria R Brown

Maria R. Brown, M.D.

Board-Certified and Fellowship-Trained Bariatric Surgeon serving the Phoenix Metropolitan Area and all of Arizona.

Dr. Brown is the #1 Volume Bariatric Robotic Surgeon in Greater Phoenix and the #1 Volume female Bariatric Robotic Surgeon in all of Arizona.

She is a two-time Top Doc award recipient.

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Why I Chose To Specialize in Bariatric Surgery

Growing up, I liked building furniture with my father and brother. I was always good with my hands. Surgery allows me to continue doing that in medicine.

I wanted to work in minimally invasive surgery on the DaVinci robot. The best place to do that was with patients who suffer from morbid obesity because the robot offers them more surgical options. So I started to meet Bariatric patients and realized how much we could change their lives and what a huge impact we can make. I love seeing how surgery and hard work give them a second chance at living an active, healthy, happy life.

- Maria R. Brown, M.D.

FELLOWSHIP TRAINED

It Makes ALL The Difference
After five years of training to become a Board-Certified general surgeon, Dr. Brown received additional training to learn advanced Bariatric procedures.
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FELLOWSHIP TRAINED

It Makes ALL The Difference
After 5 years of training to become Board-Certified general surgeons, Both Dr. Brown received additional training to learn advanced Bariatric procedures.
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  • James M.

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    Dr. Brown impressed both of us with her detailed medical knowledge, her ability to clearly communicate with both of us, and her professional and pleasant attitude.
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  • Rio T.

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    I am so happy with my decision to have the surgery and choosing Dr Brown! She gave me a second chance at life in my 20s! THANK YOU! Her and her staff deserve WAY more than 5/5 Stars
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    I am so thankful I found Dr. Brown and chose her to be my surgeon.Thank you for taking such good care of me! I would highly recommend Dr. Brown.
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  • Javier M.

    Health grades
    Dr. Maria Brown did a fantastic surgery (Gastric Sleeve), and the results are incredible. Dr. Brown excellent surgical skills are a blessing.
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  • Chandra C.

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    Dr. Brown is a phenomenal surgeon and is so easy to get along with. She makes sure you completely understand everything and answers all your questions.
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  • Chelsie R.

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    I saw Dr. Brown who is very professional, actually reads your chart (not normal in my experience), and does a thorough follow-up. She removed my gallbladder and I recovered well.
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  • Adriana F.

    Google
    Dr. Brown is hands down one of the best doctors I have meet. She was kind and helpful. She is also very knowledgeable, you can even check out her background. Guarantee that you will be in good hands with her.
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  • Dolores B.

    Google
    Dr. Brown worked with me from beginning to end of my experience. She checked in and visited me every day while I was recovering in the hospital. I was very comfortable placing my health in her hands.
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  • Jane K.

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    Dr Brown worked with me on a plan to lose weight prior to hernia repair. Her kindness, support and motivation ensured I made the goal. Surgery changed my life. I have more energy than I have had in years.
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  • El Patron

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    WOW ! Hernia surgery could not of gone better....put it off over a year....wish i'd of done it sooner Dr. Brown was amazing...highly recommend !
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  • Bev R.

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    I am now 2 weeks post op and am so thankful and grateful to Dr. Brown for giving me my quality of life back! I cannot say enough positive things about Dr. Brown and Leidi. Thank you Ladies!!
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  • Laurie R.

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    Dr. Brown is amazing! There is a reason that she has an outstanding rating. She is an amazing, compassionate, and super knowledgeable surgeon with a fantastic team working with her! I highly recommend her.
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  • Mark L.

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    My procedure was flawless and my recovery was quick! I’m very pleased with the outcome from my procedure. I would recommend Dr. Brown to anyone! Thank You.
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  • Debbie O.

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    Dr Brown is thorough, extremely competent, very pleasant, understanding, professional and takes time with her patients to ensure they totally understand what has and will happen under her care.
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  • Jacqueline O.

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    Dr. Maria Brown exceeds expectations in every area. Her no nonsense approach was greatly appreciated. I would highly recommend her to anyone seeking Gastro / Bariatric care.
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  • Mark R.

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    Dr. Brown was very professional and took care and time to explain my surgery and what i could expect post-surgery. follow up after surgery was also excellent. Great patient care from both her and her staff.
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  • Chandra Cushman.

    Google
    Dr. Brown has always made me feel so comfortable, since the very first time I met her. She is so supportive and encouraging, which is exactly what you need when going through WLS.
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  • Wendy M.

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    Dr. Maria Brown is an excellent surgeon who gives support to her patients every step of the way. Dr. Brown celebrates my success and I have never been happier. She is an incredible surgeon and my favorite human.
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  • Savannah H.

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    My experience working with Dr. Brown has been life changing. She actively listened to my situation to suggest the best route for long term solution. She chose to do what was best for me over what's most convenient or beneficial to her.
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  • Christine B.

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    Dr. Brown is the best in the business! She fully explains the procedure and is willing to answer any and all questions. She made me feel so comfortable with my decision to have the surgery. The only regret I have is not doing it sooner.
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  • Mike T.

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    To put it simply, Dr. Maria Brown is without the best experience I have ever had in the medical world, and that says a lot. Thank you Dr Brown!!
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  • Ileana C.

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    Best experience ever. I recommend Dr Brown 100%.
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  • Margaret S.

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    Dr. Maria Brown is absolutely the most caring doctor I’ve ever had. And to top it off, she has changed my life. I couldn’t have done it without her knowledge and professional guidance. She is top notch!
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  • Leilani G.

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    Great experience! Doctor Brown and staff were amazing.
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  • Catalina C.

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    SHE IS THE BEST!! 🙂 I been having a great journey with her since day 1… I will never regret letting her take care of me in this process 💞
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  • Dolores B.

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    Dr. Brown worked with me from beginning to end of my experience. She explained in detail everything I needed to know and helped me understand what to expect of my surgery.
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  • M. C.

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    I am a critical care RN who has been seen by Dr. Maria Brown. Because of her completeness of care, I am now satisfactorily following a regime for my nutritional needs and have returned to the life-style and activity balances I had before my surgery.
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  • Syna m.

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    Dr. Brown was extremely knowledgeable and compassionate. She spent a lot of time with me explaining the ins and outs of my specific diagnosis, and answered all my questions in a way that was easy to understand.
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