Dr. Steven Newman, MD

Dr. Steven Newman, MD

Neuro-Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
(13)
Save
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
  • 24 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Newman

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

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

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

4  Specialties

  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orbital Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

12  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

8  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

Dr. Newman does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Newman and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Newman's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newman to family and friends
13 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 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 (7)

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,...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option1thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
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
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option5thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
So thankful to have Dr Newman treating my granddaughter. He's brilliant. Fast pace but full of information as he's working.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option4thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Newman is the best in his field. He is respected by staff and patients alike.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Works quickly. Is straightforward. One of the best in the country in his specialty.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Image of Dr. Newman
Are you Dr. Newman?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Neurology
(23)
Ophthalmology
(16)
Ophthalmology
(8)
Ophthalmology
(7)
Ophthalmology
(7)
Ophthalmology
(5)
Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
(10)
Ophthalmology
(50)
Ophthalmology
(58)