Dr. Richard Newman, MD

Dr. Richard Newman, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Richard Newman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1991 and specializes in general surgery, surgical oncology, and more.

1000 Asylum Ave Ste 3207

Hartford, CT 06105

Contact Information

(860) 241-0870

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 72% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 45% of peers
more than 44% 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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "As a fellowship trained minimally invasive surgeon, I am dedicated to utilizing the latest technology and minimally invasive surgical techniques to better the outcomes of patients that require surgical intervention. We, in the Division of Minimal Access Surgery, are working through education and outcomes research to improve the value of Minimally Invasive Surgery to the community with which we work."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

69  Conditions Treated


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28  Procedures

  • Abdominal Mass Biopsy
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bowel Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Liver Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Adrenal Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Nyu Hospitals Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Newman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 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
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