Dr. David Newman, MD

Dr. David Newman, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. David Newman, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Knoxville, TN and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Saint George`S University / School Of Medicine in 1996 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.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

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Top Care Areas

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

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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."

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

45  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

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

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Dr. Newman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
49 total reviews (29 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (49)

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Dr. Newman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (29)

This Physician has addressed all of my pain issues and is in the process of resolving them WITHOUT pain medications. So far the pain in both of my knees has been relieved 100%. I am walking so much better that it is unbelievable. The next step is pain relief in my back. I have no doubt that the...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Newman's since 2014. Each time I have needed clinical care, he has scheduled my appointment very quickly. During assessment, Dr. Newman is thorough, caring, and professional. He is also very well-researched in the latest care plans for each patient. With the treatment...more
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My wife had suffered years of pain, frustration, exploratory surgery and a cervical disectomy & fusion until I began to believe she was a lab mouse. From Doctor, too Doctor, too Doctor, I watched her daily in pain. For some special blessing, someone told us to call Dr. Newman. We did. Today...more
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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.
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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
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