Dr. Seth Newman, MD

Dr. Seth Newman, MD

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47 y/o
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Dr. Seth Newman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abington, PA and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Surgical Care Specialists

1245 Highland Ave Ste 600

Abington, PA 19001
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Newman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Newman performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Newman performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Abdominal Disorders more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Newman's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Atresia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Seth Newman, MD is a general surgery specialist in Abington, PA and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2002
    Abington Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1997
    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Awards

Dr. Newman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Newman

4.3

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I am 72 years old. I was diagnosed with double Bi-Lateral Hernias. Dr. Newman met with me in his office first to make the diagnosis. He again met with me at the Abington Surgical Center before the operation. He thoroughly prepared me for what he was going to be performing in the operating room....Read More
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He listened to my wife and me very well. He answered my questions and reassured me during the pre-surgery consultation. He and his surgical team were compassionate, attentive and the surgery was completed without any complications. I went home several hours after it was completed. I have NO...Read More
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Dr. Newman is one of the best doctors that I had so far. He really listened and took the time to answer all my questions about the surgery. He also explained to me all the pros and cons of the procedure. He is also a very good surgeon. He removed my gallbladder 3 weeks ago, and I am back to my...Read More
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Dr. Newman is on the top of my list for being a wonderful and compassionate doctor. He listens, hears what you are saying, puts you at ease and makes sure all your questions are answered. His surgical skills are superior. What surprised me the most is a few days after my surgery Dr. Newman...Read More
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I would not recommend Dr. Newman at all. He removed my gall bladder and I have had the same episodes of pain ever since. I now know, I have what has been diagnosed as Sphincter of Odi Disorder/Disease. If only Dr. Newman would have told me that this condition existed and explained that there...Read More
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