About Dr. Brown


Dr. Brown has been practicing neurology in the Portland area for over 25 years. He has advanced education, training and experience in the subspecialty field of otoneurology, inner ear physiology as it relates to the brain and balance system.

Prior to opening West Portland Neurology, Dr. Brown was the Neurology Section Chief for Legacy Portland Hospitals. He practiced with Neurology Associates Northwest from 1991 through January 2011 and treated both clinic and hospital patients at Legacy Emanuel and Mt. Hood Medical Center. From 1986 to 2005, he was a faculty member in the Department of Neurology and the Department of Otolaryngology at Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU). He is the past Director of Dizziness Clinic and Vestibular Laboratory at OHSU .

Dr. Brown is currently a Clinical Professor of Neurology at OHSU. He is also the Medical Director of Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital Audiology and Vestibular Laboratory.

Dr. Brown is on the hospital staff at Legacy Emanuel and Good Samaritan Hospitals. In this capacity, he reads and interprets EEG (electroencephalography), evoked potentials, and performs testing and monitoring of the nervous system during surgeries. He also provides intraoperative neuromonitoring and EEG interpretation services at Providence Portland and St. Vincent Hospitals.

Dr. Brown is married with two grown children In his spare time, he enjoys riding his motorcycle and building an airplane in his garage.



Board Certified by the American Academy of Neurology and Psychiatry
With Added Qualification in Clinical Neurophysiology

Professional Memberships and Associations

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Neurotology Society
  • Oregon Medical Association
  • Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA)

Hospital Privileges

  • Legacy Emanuel Hospital
  • Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital
  • Providence Portland Medical Center
  • Providence St. Vincent Hospital and Medical Center


Education and Training

  • B.A. –  Religious Studies
    University of California at Santa Cruz
    Santa Cruz, CA
  • M.S. - Medical Psychology
    Oregon Health and Sciences University
    Portland, Oregon
  • Ph.D. –  Medical Psychology
    Oregon Health and Science University
    Portland, OR
  • M.D.
    George Washington University
    Washington, D.C.
  • Internship - Medicine
    University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Department of Medicine
    Madison, WI
  • Residency - Neurology
    University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics – Department of Neurology
    Madison, WI
  • Fellowship - Otoneurology
    University of California at Los Angeles – Department of Neurology

State Licensure - Oregon - #14883

Curriculum Vitae

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