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John R. Brownell
Patient Rating
4.7 / 5 (Based on 697 Reviews)

John R. Brownell, MD

Specialty: Family/General Practice

Areas of Interest

Adolescent medicine, sports medicine

Year began practicing: 1998

Year joined staff: 1998

Education and Training

Education

1987-1991
United States Navy, Unrestricted Line Officer
1991-1995
University of Iowa, Doctor of Medicine

Residency

1995-1998
Cedar Rapids Medical Education Foundation, Family Medicine

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Family Physicians; Christian Medical and Dental Association

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • 2016 Nominee for Patient Advocate Award, one of Mercy's Annual Provider Awards
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine

Personal Interests

Spending time with family and friends, biking, church activities, cross country skiing, history, politics and running

Patient Reviews

5.0
September 16, 2021
I really like Dr. Brownell, he answered my questions and made me feel comfortable.
5.0
September 16, 2021
Excellent as usual
2.0
September 09, 2021
As stated earlier Dr. Brownell is quite good at addressing any concerns I may have. Not at my most recent visit though.
5.0
September 04, 2021
I have already recommended him to my family member who is looking for a new family physician.
5.0
August 27, 2021
Dr. Brownell always takes the time to listen to me. We discuss all options and come to a decision together. He Is the best Doctor I have had In years.
3.0
August 26, 2021
Didn't treat problems
5.0
August 19, 2021
Doctor was very kind and considerate
5.0
August 16, 2021
Dr. Brownell is a Very Good doctor, he really cares about his patients. I have recommended him to my family and friends, and many of them now have him as their doctor.
4.5
August 13, 2021
Love Dr Brownell
5.0
August 04, 2021
Outstanding and trustworthy doctor. Even when I have to wait a little to see him, I'm willing because he always gives me the time I need.
5.0
July 29, 2021
Excellent
5.0
July 20, 2021
I like that Dr. Brownell is very attentive to my needs and listens to my questions and answers them thoroughly.
5.0
July 19, 2021
Dr brownell explains things very well
5.0
July 08, 2021
He was awesome and very personable!
4.0
July 07, 2021
Dr. Brownell has been a diligent doctor over the years.
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Provider's Contact Information

  • Office Phone: 319-390-3963
  • Fax: 319-396-3886

Locations

  • MercyCare Johnson Avenue

    75 Short St. NW Cedar Rapids, IA 52405

    Main: 319-396-6313
    Office: 319-396-6313
    Fax: 319-396-5132