George Browne, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy & Immunology
George Browne, MD.
Department of Internal Medicine & Otolaryngology
University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0550
|Degree/Training Completed||Year||Name & Location|
|M.D.||2003||UMDNJ–Robert W. Johnson Med. School, Piscataway|
|Internships||2004||UMDNJ–Robert W. Johnson Med. School, Piscataway|
|Residencies||2006||UMDNJ–Robert W. Johnson Med. School, Piscataway|
|Fellowships||2009||University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX|
Dr. George Browne graduated from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey in 1992 with a Bachelors of Science in Biological Sciences. He then went on to receive his MD in 2003 from the University of Medicine and Dentistry – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. He also completed his Internship in Internal Medicine in 2004 and his Residency in Internal Medicine in 2006 from the same Institution. In 2009, Dr. Browne completed his advanced fellowship training in Allergy and Immunology at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas.
In the Fall of 2009, Dr. Browne joined the Otolaryngology Department at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He is currently seeing patients in UTMB's Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic in League City, where his clinical interests include the treatment of adult and pediatric allergies and asthma as well as drug desensitization and food allergies.
Specialties & Interests
Allergy & Immunology (Internal Medicine), Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology), Adult
Pediatric and adult allergies, asthma, drug desensitization, and food allergies
The department of internal medicine is developing evidence based clinical protocols which will be available in EPIC (as order sets) for use when admitting patients with these diagnoses. Their AIM is to standardize care and decrease length of stay and readmission rates.Currently available protocols are:
- CAP - Community Acquired Pneumonia Orderset
- Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
- Diabetic Ketoacidosis Adult, ICU
- General Medicine Admission
- Immunodeficiency Flow Panel
- MICU/CCU Admission Order Set
- Oral Analgesic Medicaitons
- Parenteral Opioids
- Sepsis, Adult ICU
- 111 - Stroke Alert
- 112 - Stroke Activation
- 300086 - Stroke Floor Admission
- 3000000001 - Stroke Critical care without tPA
- 300088 Stroke - Transfer from Critical care to floor
- 3004002 - Stroke Discharge
All protocols can be found in the EPIC order set section.
The department of Internal Medicine has a large role in the Meaningful Use Initiative. Our participation is key for the success of the initiative. Please visit the meaningful use website for important communication and updates from the Meaningful Use Initiative.