Dr. Frederic Newman, MD

Dr. Frederic Newman, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Frederic Newman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University of Florida in 1986 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

4531 N Davis Hwy

Pensacola, FL 32503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Health Net
  • Hill Physicians Medical Group
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 93% 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.

Dr. Newman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "As a Gastroenterologist in private practice for over 20 years, I understand the importance of spending adequate time with you. I am an adept listener. Explaining your diagnosis and treatment plan in terms that are understandable is critically important to me. Maintenance in state-of-the-art endoscopic surgical skills allows me to treat a wide variety of gastrointestinal conditions. I am interested in both routine gastroenterology as well as challenging conditions that have caused difficulty with diagnosis and treatment. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "Our practice prides itself in providing personalized, friendly service from your initial contact with us to our ongoing relationship in managing your digestive problems. We strive to create a comfortable environment that fosters confidence and healing. Although gastroenterology is a high tech medical specialty, the technology and medical science only provides a foundation to to your comprehensive treatment plan. The office staff is here to help you navigate the complexities of our healthcare system. We utilize state-of-the-art electronic medical records and participate in boh private and government sponsored quality improvement programs. "

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

71  Conditions Treated


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8  Procedures

  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Florida State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University of Florida
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Fla Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University Fla Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • U Fla Hlth Scis Ctr-Jacksonville Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

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
21 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

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

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Newman Says:

I strive to provide gastroenterology specialty care to all my patients in a private practice office environment that is respectful, comfortable and of the highest quality. Patient satisfaction surveys are taken seriously and assist us in improving the practice. We appreciate your time and effort in this process. We are open to both positive and negative feedback. 


Patient Comments (2)

If he was the last gastroenterologist on earth, i wouldn't go to him. I was diagnosed with diverticulitis and told by dr. in the hospital to be on bowel rest for 8 weeks. Once i got home, i couldn't tolerate the medicine so we went to see newman. He insisted on a colonoscopy, which is the...more
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Dr Newman is awesome! He is very thorough and knowledgable plus friendly and caring. He listens and takes time with his patients. Probably one of the best doctors I've seen. I highly recommend him if you're in need for a great doctor.
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