Broderick Brown is the younger brother of Cleveland Brown, and a co-worker of Dr. Hartman's at the Quahog Hospital. He first appeared in "He's Too Sexy For His Fat" and returned in "The Education of Elmer T. Bags. During this time, he also appeared in The Cleveland Show in such episodes as "Our Gang" and "The Men in Me".
Broderick Brown first appears in "He's Too Sexy For His Fat" when Peter Griffin talks to Cleveland about his son Chris Griffin's weight problem, and Cleveland suggests that they make an appointment with his brother. He's well known for his surgery on Nell Carter, who was twice as big before he performed on her. Broderick promises his technique is safe and doesn't hurt, describing it as sneaking through the bush and skulking around.