Dr. David Newman, MD

Dr. David Newman, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Newman, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 22 years. Read his story

1408 Currier Ln

Knoxville, TN 37919

Contact Information

(865) 692-4141

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid of Tennessee
  • RockPort Health Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Newman

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas


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

very high
more than 92% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Newman'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.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Dr. Newman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "Experience matters. Dr. Newman is board certified in Anesthesiology and also Pain Medicine. He has been in practice for over 25 years and has performed more than 12,000 procedures."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "Pain patients deserve a compassionate, comprehensive approach for successful treatment outcomes. We offer a nonnarcotic office-based interventional pain practice utilizing adjunct medications, image guided procedures, and complementary therapies. We avoid ineffective and dangerous narcotics for chronic pain conditions. Patients see the same physician every visit for continuity of care and we treat our patients as we would like our own family members to be treated."


  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis


Read More


  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • University Of Tennessee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Saint George`S University / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • St Joseph's Hosp/Seton Hall U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • St Joseph's Hosp/Seton Hall U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Newman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Newman does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Newman and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Newman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
based on 47 total reviews (26 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Newman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

in Knoxville, TN |
Dr Newman is a caring and concerned doctor. He has helped me so much with the pain level due to a herniated disc. I have. He knew exactly what treatments I needed and within a month my pain was much better . His assistants are amazing and have helped me understand my questions better.
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Walland, TN |
I never thought I would get the relief for my pain Dr Newman was able to provide. I owe Dr Newman a huge thank you. Previously, I had seen many doctors, had done various types of physical therapy, had taken numerous medications and have had multiple procedures, all with minimal relief. I actually...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Crossville, TN |
I was referred to Dr. Newman after an extended problem of nerve pain in my groin following a prior surgery. Dr. Newman performed an ilio inguinal block which temporarily relieved my pain for the first time in more than 5 years. He was also successful in finding a permanent solution to my pain...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Walland, Tenn. |
I was sent to Dr. Newman by my family doctor after experiencing chronic pain in the abdominal and lower back regions. It took several trials to find the exact nerve location to deaden, but these were painless procedures and he was able to locate the right spot and deaden the pain. This procedure...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?
in Vonore, TN |
One year ago, I was researching back, knee and shoulder surgeries. I was in SO much pain I sat or laid most of the time. Today, I am living without pain. I am energetic once again, and I feel like 46 instead of 66. I have not take ONE ibuprofren in six months, and I was taking 1000 MG per day...more
Flag this
Was this helpful?

Are you Dr. Newman?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Newman

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Newman accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Medicaid of Tennessee
  • RockPort Health Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Newman has admitting privileges

Physicians Regional Medical Center
900 E Oak Hill Ave
Knoxville, TN 37917
View Hospital Profile
Turkey Creek Medical Center
10820 Parkside Dr
Knoxville, TN 37934
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine
Pain Medicine
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation