Dr. Barrett Newsome, DO

Dr. Barrett Newsome, DO

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Age 51
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Dr. Barrett Newsome, DO is an oncology specialist in Northampton, MA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med in 2002 and specializes in oncology, breast oncology, and more.

30 Locust St

Northampton, MA 01060

Contact Information

(413) 582-2900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Newsome performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Urinary Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Newsome's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newsome "As a medical oncologist, my goal is to have a positive impact on patients' lives during a difficult time."

11  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Breast Oncology
  • Dermatologic Oncology
  • Gastrointestinal Oncology
  • Geriatric Oncology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Musculoskeletal Oncology
  • Neoplastic Diseases
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Thoracic Oncology
  • Urologic Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

103  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Northeastern University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Baystate Med Ctr/Tufts U Sch Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Baystate Medical Center/Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Darmouth Hitchcock Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Newsome has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newsome's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newsome to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Newsome's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD
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Patient Comments (2)

I have recommended him to someone. I am just use to the dr. he replaced who spent more time with patients and wrote down information so that we could still review it when we got home in case we still had questions.
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He doesn't listen to patient or other Doctors. His extreme arrogance cost me several months of life (in my opinion). The hospital can communicate with my primary doctor two towns away but Newsome claims he never received updates from the ER when he is 1 floor above. I would stay away from this...more
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