Patient reviews for Dr. David Brownstein on Vitals.com are moderately positive, with an average rating of 3.5 out of five stars, as of March 2015. The most common rating was five stars, followed by an equal amount of four- and one-star reviews.
Brownstein received an average of 3.5 stars for bedside manner, time spent with patients and follow ups with patients. He received three stars for promptness, staff courtesy and diagnosis accuracy. He received 2.5 stars for ease of setting up appointments.
Among patients who wrote reviews, Brownstein's staff was a common complaint, with multiple reviews mentioning that a staff member was rude. Another reviewer mentioned that the phone was never answered when he called. One reviewer said he felt rushed during his appointment, and another said Brownstein sets unrealistic expectations regarding certain diseases. Positive reviews noted Brownstein's friendly demeanor, accurate diagnoses and holistic treatment plans.
Specialties of Brownstein include family medicine, autoimmune diseases, nutrition disorders, fibromyalgia and acupuncture. He graduated from Wayne State University in 1989 and received a compassionate doctor recognition in 2013. Brownstein has written multiple health-related books, including "The Guide to Healthy Eating," "Avoiding Breast Cancer While Balancing Your Hormones" and "A Doctor's Guide to Natural Healing."