Dr. Richard Newman, MD

Dr. Richard Newman, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Richard Newman, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio in 1972 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

4775 Hamilton Wolfe Rd Ste 1

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 614-1326

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Newman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Head and Neck Cancer
very high
more than 97% of peers
Larynx Conditions
very high
more than 96% of peers
Oral Cancer
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

52  Conditions Treated

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30  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Wilford Hall U S A F Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Wilford Hall U S A F Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Anderson Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Newman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newman's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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

Dr. Newman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Newman is knowledgeable and a qualified caring and thorough physician. He treats each of his patients with high regard and respect. I highly recommend him.
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One the finest Doctors I have ever met. Explained my surgery to me what can be expected. Saw me every day (20) in the hospital. The post operative care was amazing. Would have him treat my childen
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Dr Newman was the MOST !!! unprofessional, uncaring doctor durning my care. His concern was not for my health issues as his patient. Dr Newman was more focused on himself rather than my health. I was very fortunate to find some wonderful doctors that listened and truly cared for me as their...more
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