Dr. Lawrence Newman, MD

Female UrologyMaleAge 60

Dr. Newman
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Las Vegas Urology (Las Vegas)

7150 W Sunset Rd Ste 202b Las Vegas, NV 89113

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Dr. Lawrence Newman, MD is a Female Urology Specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center and Dignity Health - St. Rose Dominican Hospital, Rose de Lima Campus - Henderson, NV. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Newman to book an appointment.

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Newman

3.1

Based on 32 ratings

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On Oct. 10, 2019, I took my husband to Dr Lawrence Newman's office at 3:30pm for his appt to remove his catheter. Dr Newman did not remove the catheter and did not do anything. He told me to come back in a week and he will do cystoscopy of the urinary bladder. Without doing anything, I paid my co pay. The front desk scheduled another appt for my husband on Oct 22, 2019. I took back my husband to Dr Newman's office for his appt at 4pm. We waited for a long time. The manager named Marlyn Hudson came out and told me that according to Dr Newman that my husband is not his patient and just see another doctor. I said, why did you give this appt for my husband and this is the second times appt already. I told the manager that I am not going leave. I want the doctor to see my husband. I said, you call a police, I am not leaving until the doctor see my husband. The police came. I have the police report. Nurses at Spring Valley Hospital said, this Dr Lawrence Newman has poor bedside manner.
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Apr 28, 2020
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I was suffering with urinary problems when I scheduled an appointment with Dr. Newman. After a series of tests he diagnosed my problem. He arranged surgery for me and solved my problems. I have complete confidence in Dr. Newman. He has taken very good care of me over the years
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Michael – Apr 17, 2020
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I do not normally write reviews for doctors. Reason being is that I feel it can take years of care to feel confidence and compassion from a provider. I am writing this review for Dr. Lawrence Newman because he honestly saved not only my physical but emotional well being. I have a long history of chronic ie; infections bladder/kidney with horrible retention. I have seen 10 plus doctors over the years including large elite Kidney Clinics with no results except for keep taking antibiotics. I will not even go into my concerns with my long term health due to the years of antibiotics I had to take. Present Day I finally find Dr. Lawrence Newman. I was seen within a timely manner. Dr. Newman took extensive notes about my concerns. He asked many questions I had never been asked after all the years of seeing other providers. Just 3 test later and 1 procedure I feel fantastic. This is the longest span of time I have gone without a infection or painful retention. I am so grateful for his services
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  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Nicolle – Dec 05, 2019
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I called today 11/4/19 and was refused an appointment! I was told that I need a referral from my Primary Care Doctor because I have Medicare. However, Original Medicare does not need referrals. It consists of Medicare Part A hospital insurance and Medicare Part B Medical Insurance, and beneficiaries can select any doctor that accepts Medicare payments. Using Medicare A and B, subscribers are free to consult the doctors, hospitals, and specialists of their choice. They must determine whether the doctor or provider accepts Medicare insurance. If so, they can consult with them on the terms set by Medicare. The consumer may have to make a copayment. Similarly, users do not need to get referrals to consult with specialists. The process repeats, and the patient must determine that the specialist accepts Medicare.
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  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Michael – Nov 05, 2019
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I called today 11/4/19 and was refused an appointment! I was told that I need a referral from my Primary Care Doctor because I have Medicare. However, Original Medicare does not need referrals. It consists of Medicare Part A hospital insurance and Medicare Part B Medical Insurance, and beneficiaries can select any doctor that accepts Medicare payments. Using Medicare A and B, subscribers are free to consult the doctors, hospitals, and specialists of their choice. They must determine whether the doctor or provider accepts Medicare insurance. If so, they can consult with them on the terms set by Medicare. The consumer may have to make a copayment. Similarly, users do not need to get referrals to consult with specialists. The process repeats, and the patient must determine that the specialist accepts Medicare. So basically, I was lied to! I plan to report this office to Medicare.
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  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Michael – Nov 05, 2019
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Run the other way. Dr Newman almost killed my husband. Diagnosed and treated him for the wrong kind of cancer a few years ago. Made him so sick that he almost died. Couldn’t get my husband out of the hospital fast enough in order to see another doctor because another urologist wouldn’t come to that hospital. Thankfully my husband is alive and well but not because of Dr Newman. It had taken me this long to get over my anger just to leave this review.
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After three preliminary visits, I am impressed by office staff and very reasonable wait times. Dr. Lawrence is very professional in doctor/patient intercourse. Does not appear self-centered. I will have more to say following Turp surgery.
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Michael Smith in Las Vegas, NV – Feb 14, 2019
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Great doctor and great surgeon super staff I'm moving to California but I will continue to see him at so much confidence I have in him
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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William bagala – Apr 02, 2018
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Dr. Newman agreed to perform the Green Light Laser surgery for my BPH Surgery - he had been "Coached" by my referral doctor, that was the only procedure I would accept. Instead he lied to me & performed the TURP procedure with resulted in me losing all my Sex Drive Libido. He knew he wouldn't get my business if he didn't agree to the Green Light procedure. How many other thing do you suppose he’s lying about, since his Standards of Ethics seems easily compromised with his ambition & Greed.
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Las Vegas, NV – Jan 07, 2018
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Very good doctor and more importantly a decent human being who cares about his patients.
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Hamid Nadermohammadi in Las Vegas, NV – Jun 17, 2017
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Excellent doctor. He showed caring qualities to my father (who was the patient)and family members. Explained the problem and plan of treatment. I highly recommend Dr. Newman.
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Las Vegas, NV – Jun 13, 2017
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I was referred to Dr. L. Newman, and was I grateful. Dr. Newman is my hero. A urological problem can be and is extremely uncomfortable so I was extremely thankful to him when he zeroed right in on the cause and treatment of my problem. His office is very well run, his office hours are made to accommodate his patients; even the parking is great. Thank you Dr. Newman. I am happy to recommend you.
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Judy Gordon in Las Vegas, NV – May 16, 2017
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Great Doctor.
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Las Vegas, NV – Mar 29, 2017
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He was the worst Doctor I've ever seen. I do not recommend him at all. He caused unnecessary pain and did not explain why he was doing so. He made offensive comments about those on medical assistance and I had to ask his staff for bandages and also to ask the doctor for a pain prescription after he stuck a needle into my open wound, causing it to bleed profusely.
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Jason Manchester in Las Vegas, NV – Apr 27, 2016
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Care Philosophy

Dr. Lawrence Newman received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York with Phi Beta Kappa honors. He received his...Read more

Biography

Dr. Newman is a Member of the Medical Executive Committee at Spring Valley Hospital and was Chief of Surgery at Lancaster Community Hospital in California for 10 years.

Specialties

  • Female Urology
  • Male Adult Urology

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Internship Hospital
1988
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1986
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Medical School

Awards

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Does Dr. Lawrence Newman, MD offer telehealth services?

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

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

Dr. Newman frequently treats Chronic Pelvic Pain, Osteoarthritis, and Arthritis of the Elbow. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Newman treats.

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

Dr. Newman's office is located at 7150 W Sunset Rd Ste 202b, Las Vegas, NV 89113. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Newman's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chronic Pelvic Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Chronic Pelvic Pain more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 59% of his peers

Osteoarthritis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Osteoarthritis more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 15% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
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Arthritis of the Elbow
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Arthritis of the Elbow more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Newman's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bladder Atony
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Diverticulum
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bladder Stones
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood in Semen (Hematospermia)
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Circumcision
  • Complex Penile Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystoscopy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Electronic Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Elevated PSA (Prostate Specific Antigen)
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gout
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Incontinence
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Kidney Stone Removal, Closed
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Nephrectomy
  • Lithotripsy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Male Infertility
  • Male Sexual Conditions
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Orchiectomy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Penile Cancer
  • Penile Implants
  • Peyronie's Disease
  • Premature Ejaculation
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Diseases
  • Prostate Procedures
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Prostatitis
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spermatocele
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Testicular Atrophy
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Ureteral Stricture or Kinking
  • Ureterocele, Congenital
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Ureteroscopic Lithotripsy
  • Ureterscopies
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Urethral Stricture
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Hesitancy
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stone Removal (Litholapaxy)
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Uroflowmetry
  • Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
  • Vasectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Las Vegas Urology (Las Vegas)

Las Vegas Urology (Las Vegas)7150 W Sunset Rd Ste 202b Las Vegas, NV 89113
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