Mr Brown graduated from Cambridge University and obtained his primary medical degree from London University in 1981. He trained in surgery in London and Manchester, and it was here that he completed his specialist training in urology. He was awarded an MD for research into kidney function in 1992.
He is an examiner in Urology for the Royal College of Surgeons and sits on the national SAC for Urology. His special interests include general urology, surgery for urinary stones and female urology and incontinence surgery and in addition to a core surgical practice.
He is a member of the British Association of Urological Surgeons.
He is a keen amateur pianist and composes in his spare time.