Dr. Steven Newman, MD

Dr. Steven Newman, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Steven Newman, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology doctor who practices in Charlottesville, VA. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

1300 Jefferson Park Ave

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Contact Information

(434) 924-5978

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 24 More

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Top Care Areas

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Paralytic Strabismus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Optic Neuritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diplopia
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Newman "To reduce vision-threatening eye diseases through clinical care, research, education and community service."
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Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orbital Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Blind Hypertensive Eye
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Cranial Nerve Disorders
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diplopia
  • Eyelid Spasm
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Optic Neuropathy
  • Orbital Diseases
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Visual Field Defects
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Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Neurostimulation
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Temporal Artery Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • Princeton U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Washington University, St Louis
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • National Institute Of Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Wilmer Eye Inst-Johns Hopkins U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
3.9
based on 12 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Newman's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Charlottesville, VA |
The very best. Dr. Newman is a brilliant, direct, no-nonsense physician and that is often the best combination. His sense of humor is sharp and equally direct. He asks questions and tells you what you need to know and you do need to be a participant in the process...I like that style. I have great...more
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in Locust grove VA |
So thankful to have Dr Newman treating my granddaughter. He's brilliant. Fast pace but full of information as he's working.
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in Ruckersville, VA |
Dr. Newman is the best in his field. He is respected by staff and patients alike.
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Charlottesville, VA |
Works quickly. Is straightforward. One of the best in the country in his specialty.
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in Ferrum va |
Let me say rude, rude rude. To think i have waited half a year and traveled 3 hours to be seen by this rude dr. Who gives you less than a second to answer a loud demanding self recorded question! Furious. Would never go to again nor recommend him even if I was to go blind I will not go to him....more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Newman accepts 33 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
  • Virginia Health Network
  • Virginia Premier
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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Hospitals where Dr. Newman has admitting privileges

University of Virginia Hospital
1215 Lee Street
Charlottesville, VA 22908
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