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Matthew G. Brown, MDContact Info


Medical School

Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester, MA


General Surgery Internship at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Family Practice Internship at St Michael's Hospital, Milwaukee, WI


Residency in General Surgery at Waterbury Hospital Health Center, Waterbury, CT


Kidney and Pancreas Transplant Junior Fellowship at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC
Multi-Organ Transplant Fellowship, Certificate Degree, Clinical Epidemiology at University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario

Board Certification

Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

  • Biography

    Dr. Brown is a transplant and surgical specialist. He practiced as a transplant/general surgeon with Hartford Hospital since 1997. He served as the surgical director for liver transplantation for 15 years and is widely published on this topic. His areas of interest include renal and liver transplant, hepatobiliary general surgery, and vascular access.

    At Starling, Dr. Brown’s surgical practice is based in our Dialysis Access Center in Newington. In addition to general surgery, he provides open and endovascular dialysis access surgery. This includes recent advances such as HeRo grafts, percutaneous avf creation, advanced AV grafts (thigh, chest loop, cadaver is vein). He also provides peritoneal dialysis catheter placement using advanced laparoscopy and percutaneous methods. He also has expertise in the surgical management of hyperparathyroidism.

    Dr. Brown performs general surgery at Hartford Hospital and the Connecticut Surgical Center. He is an expert in hernia repair abdominal surgeries, and surgeries of the kidneys and liver.

    He is a proud army veteran having served two tours in the Iraq War.  He is a two-time recipient of the prestigious “Top Doctor” award.

    Click here to learn more about his surgical expertise.


  • Affiliations

    Hartford Hospital, St. Francis Hospital, John Dempsey Hospital, CT Children’s Medical Center
    Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Connecticut School of
    Connecticut Surgical Center

  • Clinical Interests

    Renal and liver transplant, hepatobiliary and general surgery, vascular access

  • Professional Organizations

    Fellow of American College of Surgeons
    American Medical Association
    Hartford County Medical Association
    Connecticut State Medical Society
    American Society of Transplantation
    American Association for the Study of Liver Disease
    New England Surgical Society
    International Liver Transplant Society
    International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association

Newington – Dialysis Access Center
505 Willard Avenue, Building 1, Newington, CT, United States
(860) 665-7070

Newington – Dialysis Access Center
505 Willard Avenue, Building 1, Newington, CT, United States
(860) 665-7070