Ex-Houston hand surgeon recovering in Miami hospital after heart attack

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HOUSTON - Doctor Michael Brown, the former Houston hand surgeon, is recovering in a Miami hospital after suffering a heart attack.

The extent of the damage Brown suffered is not clear, but according to court documents he cannot communicate and he's in an incapacitated state.

Brown is the founder and owner of the Brown Hand Center, among other businesses.

In 2006, he lost his medical license after testing positive for cocaine.

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