Dr. George Newman, MD

Dr. George Newman, MD

NeurologyMaleAge 73

Neurology

Dr. George Newman, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Newman has extensive experience in Epilepsy. He graduated from University of Virginia School of Medicine medical school in 1976. He is affiliated with Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Locations

Einstein Neurology Associates

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Klein Building5401 Old York Rd Ste 404 Philadelphia, PA 19141
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(215) 395-2472

Hospital Highlight

Dr. Newman is affiliated with Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia Philadelphia, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Newman

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Newman treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Newman treats other conditions, please contact the office at (215) 456-7190.

Epilepsy

Epilepsy specialists diagnose and treat spectrum of brain disorders that cause seizures due to an interruption of normal nerve activity in the brain.Compare with other Epilepsy specialists.

Dr. Newman is experienced in the area of Epilepsy. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dr. Newman's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
  • Dementia
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency
  • Wada Test
  • Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

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Dr. Newman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

About Me

Biography

George C.Newman, MD, PhD, was appointed Chairman, Department of Neurosensory Sciences, Albert Einstein Medical Center in 2006. Certified by the Board of...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1976
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. George Newman, MD?

Call (215) 395-2472 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. George Newman, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Newman has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. George Newman, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. George Newman, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. George Newman, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Newman frequently treats Epilepsy. See all practice areas where Dr. Newman specializes.

Where is Dr. George Newman, MD's office located?

Dr. Newman's office is located at 5401 Old York Rd Ste 404, Philadelphia, PA 19141. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Newman is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

64% Patients that would definitely recommend, 6% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2022)