Dr. James Newlon, MD

Dr. James Newlon, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Newlon, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Fort Myers, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University in 2000 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

9711 Commerce Center Ct

Fort Myers, FL 33908

Contact Information

(239) 939-2621

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinus Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
ENT Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cochlear Implant Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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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.

Education

  • Loma Linda University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Newlon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newlon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newlon to family and friends
4.1
based on 18 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Newlon's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I brought my 90 yr old Dad by Dr Newlon’s Office today to clear his ear (a 5 min procedure). Told the person he was an existing patient and that he was havin quadruple bypass surgery tomorrow morning and was willing to wait. We were told that without an appt he could not be seen. I again explained...more
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1st visit $850, 2nd visit $250. $25 fee for FMLA forms on 5/3/17 & told it would take 2-3 days. On 5/5 I was told it wold be faxed that day or 5/8, on 5/12 I was told it would be faxed by 5/15. On 5/17 I was told it was being faxed then. On 5/17 I had surgey w/o the forms. Dr Newlon never showed up...more
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I recently visited Dr. Newlon because my hearing had declined in my left ear. He and his staff were quick to determine I had liquid behind my ear drum restricting its movement and resulting in my hearing loss. He took the time to explain my options and I elected to have him "fix" the problem. He...more
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I have been going to him for two years. I started with a throat concert which he surgically addressed and returned for a deviated septum after researching five or six other doctors. I am so glad I chose this practice. My results are impeccable and I work in medical skin care so I am a very picky...more
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Has the best bed side manner, listen to ALL your issues. Let's you know what he thinks the next steps should be. Answers all questions with professional attitude. Has a calm voice and shows you at each step what he is about to do. I am a health care professional myself. I know many of the ENT's in...more
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