Dr. Brandi Newsome, MD

Dr. Brandi Newsome, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Female  |  
Age 41
(4)
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Dr. Brandi Newsome, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Columbia, SC. She is 41 years old and has been practicing for 9 years.

1 Richland Medical Park Dr Ste 300

Columbia, SC 29203

Contact Information

(803) 799-5022

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
41

Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Palmetto Health Richland
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Palmetto Health Alliance
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Palmetto Health Richland
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newsome to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Sumter, SC |
RE: Dr. Newsome Very nice "bed-side manner," smart, quick, listens well, thoughtful, knowledgeable, professional. Took 1-1/2 months to get an appointment. No extensive wait time once there. Really liked her, would recommend.
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in Columbia, SC |
She is the most patient, caring, and professional, MD I have ever known. I have been her client since Jan., 2010, and will not even think about leaving her care. I most highly recommend her and her staff.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Newsome accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedCost
    MedCost PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • SelectHealth
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Hospitals where Dr. Newsome has admitting privileges

Palmetto Health - Palmetto Health Richland
5 Richland Medical Park Dr
Columbia, SC 29203
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