Dr. James Newby, DO

Dr. James Newby, DO

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Dr. James Newby, DO is a family medicine specialist in Chattanooga, TN and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from West Virginia School Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001 and specializes in family medicine.

7003 Shallowford Rd

Chattanooga, TN 37421

Contact Information

(423) 531-6530

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Newby's Experience

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Dr. Newby's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newby "Living in the technology and information age as we do, people are often well informed and already have an idea about how they want to approach their own healthcare issues. I believe that together we can come up with the best plan of action to meet your healthcare needs. We always have same day or next day appointments available for sick visits so you can get in with your doctor when you really need him."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

115  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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.

Education

  • University Of Tennessee Chattanooga
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • West Virginia School Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Tennessee College Of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Newby has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newby's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Newby

4.3

Based on 35 reviews

5 Stars
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After a couple of years, I want to update my experience with Dr. Newby. I'd still say he is overall a good choice for PCP. But understand that a PCP is limited in terms of scope. With certain conditions, you are much better off with a specialist, albeit the higher co-pay amount. He may...Read More
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Chattanooga – Jul 07, 2018
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Dr. Newby is his staff are excellent. Dr. Newby is very knowledgeable and thorough with me. He takes the time to properly diagnose and discuss treatment options that are available. Staff is friendly and excellent about appointment reminders. The best experience I have had with any of my primary...Read More
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Kyle in Chattanooga, TN – Jun 07, 2018
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I have been Dr Newby’s patient for about five years. It has been my best primary care experience. Dr Newby always takes time to speak with me about my health and test results. Never in a hurry.Everyone in the office is friendly and helpful. Always easy to get a appointment.
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David Mann – May 29, 2018
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I've known Dr Newby for 35 years. I called James and made an appointment and waited two weeks for today, Feb 15, 2018. After a 30 minute wait James called me into his office to say he wasn't going to be able to see me because of an argument we'd had 12 years earlier. Thanks for the hassle Dr. Newby...Read More
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Kenny DeFriese in Chattanooga – Feb 15, 2018
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Dr. Newby is the definition of a quality physician. He has a genuine concern for his patients and a desire to utilize his medical expertise in order to provide effective, passionate care.
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Chattanooga, TN – Jun 30, 2017
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