Dr. Steven Newman, MD

Dr. Steven Newman, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  ·  
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Age 69
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Dr. Steven Newman, MD is a neuro-ophthalmology specialist in Charlottesville, VA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1973 and specializes in neuro-ophthalmology, ophthalmology, and more.

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
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
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Dr. Newman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diplopia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Diplopia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Optic Neuritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Optic Neuritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Visual Field Defects
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Newman treats Visual Field Defects more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Newman treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Scotoma

Dr. Newman's conditions and procedures:

Blind Hypertensive Eye
Botox® Injection
Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
Cranial Nerve Disorders
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diplopia
Extraocular Muscle Surgery
Eye Surgery
Eyelid Spasm
Fine Needle Aspiration
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Neurostimulation
Optic Neuritis
Optic Neuropathy
Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
Orbital Diseases
Paralytic Strabismus
Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
Temporal Artery Biopsy
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

To reduce vision-threatening eye diseases through clinical care, research, education and community service.

Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orbital Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Ophthalmology

Education

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

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Newman

4.0

Based on 13 reviews

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1 Star
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I took my husband to see Dr. Newman after wasting time with several other eye specialists. My husband developed strabizmus in his 60's. After 2 eye surgeries and now using 5 prisms, his eyesight is worsening. No one could tell us why, but Newman will. He's like Sherlock Holmes: brilliant,...Read More
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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...Read More
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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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Dr. Newman is the best in his field. He is respected by staff and patients alike.
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Works quickly. Is straightforward. One of the best in the country in his specialty.
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Locations

University of Virginia Department of Ophthalmology

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Community Health Choice
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Coventry Health Care
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Gateway Health Plan
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