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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

625 Citracado Pkwy Fl 3
Escondido, CA 92025
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Dr. Newton's Experience

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Dr. Newton's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Newton Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
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Conditions Dr. Newton Treats

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
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Hospital Quality

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Rady Children's Hospital - San Diego
3020 Childrens Way
San Diego, CA 92123

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Rady Childrens Spec/Sd Orthopdc
Rady Childrens Spec/Sd Orthopdc
625 Citracado Pkwy Fl 3
Escondido, CA 92025
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    Dr. Newton's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Fracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Marfan Syndrome
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
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    Background Check for Dr. Newton

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    Tx Scottish Rite Hospital Chldn
    University Ca San Diego Med Center

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Newton & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Newton's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Newton's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    10 responses

    Experience with Dr. Newton

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    Rady Childrens Spec/Sd Orthopdc
    625 Citracado Pkwy Fl 3
    Escondido, CA 92025
    (760) 480-8770 (Office)
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