Dr. William Newsom, MD

Dr. William Newsom, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 78
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. William Newsom, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Gainesville, FL. He is 78 years old and has been practicing for 54 years.

2521 NW 41st St

Gainesville, FL 32606

Contact Information

(352) 377-7733

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Cataract
high
more than 85% of peers
Cataract Removal Surgery
high
more than 83% of peers
Ectropion of Eyelid
normal
more than 74% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Newsom does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Cataract
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exophoria
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Keratitis
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Ocular Prosthetics

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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 Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • University Hosps University Ia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • University Hosps University Ia
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Institute For Exptl University Bonn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1965

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Newsom has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Newsom has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Newsom's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Newsom to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Newsom's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Newsom accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    BlueDental Choice

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Hospitals where Dr. Newsom has admitting privileges

North Florida Regional Medical Center
6500 W Newberry Rd
Gainesville, FL 32605
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