Treatment & Services
- Arm Lift
- Body Lift
- Breast Implant Exchange
- Breast Lift
- Brow Lift
- Buttock Lift
- Chin/cheek Implants
- Ear Reconstruction
- Endoscopic Cosmetic Surgery
- Eyelid And Oculoplastic Surgery
- Fat Injections
- Injectables And Fillers For Facial Rejuvenation
- Keloid Removal
- Laser Hair Removal
- Laser Peels
- Laser Surgery
- Lip Enhancement
- Plastic Surgery
- Scar Revisions
- Scar Surgery
- Skin Grafting
- Thigh Lifts
- Wrinkle Fillers
Specialty in Diseases & Conditions
- Excess Skin After Weight Loss
- Facial Aging
- Mastectomy Defects
- Nose Deformity
- Sebaceous Cysts
- Skin Cancer
- Skin Tags
- Skin Tears
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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL USA
Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center
Residency - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL USA
Internship - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL USA
Medical School - Vanderbilt University College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Nashville, TN USA
Undergraduate - City University of New York
New York, New York, USA
- Annual Baker-Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery;
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting;
- Optimizing Aesthetic Results and Patient Safety with Injectables;
- Annual Innovations in Aesthetic Surgery: A Multidisciplinary Symposium;
- Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons, Annual Meeting;
- Innovations in Aesthetic Surgery: A Multidisciplinary Symposium;
- Technical Innovations in Plastic Surgery, Second Annual Meeting;
- American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Annual Meeting;
- New Techniques in Plastic Surgery;
- Body Contouring Following Massive Weight Loss;
- Master’s Class;
- Breast Reconstruction and Breast Augmentation;
- Sixth Annual Rhinoplasty Course;
- Laser Treatment of Pigmented and Vascular Lesions;
- Patient Safety in Plastic Surgery;
- Laser Safety for Credentialed Physicians;
- Program Director - Plastic Surgery Residency
- Head of Clinical Research, Department of Plastic Surgery
- Educational Director, Cleveland Clinic Florida Department of Plastic Surgery
- Associate Clinical Professor - Florida International University
- Editor-In-Chief - WikiDoc, The Living Textbook of Plastic Surgery
- Editorial Board - Annals of Plastic Surgery
- Editorial Reviewer - Journal of Clinical Oncology
- Plastic Surgery
Microsurgical breast reconstruction, cosmetic breast surgery, non-invasive cosmetic surgery, abdominoplasty, body contouring, botox injections, laser surgery
Innovations & Patents
- Pioneered use of laser-assisted imaging in microsurgical breast reconstruction
- Pioneered several non-invasive cosmetic technologies at Cleveland Clinic Florida
- Association of Academic Chairmen of Plastic Surgery
- American Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Broward Society of Plastic Surgeons
- Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons
- American College of Surgeons
Research & Publications
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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 10/18/2016, Dr. Newman has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Newman receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Novadaq Technologies, Inc.
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.
35 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||4.9|
|Knows Medical History||4.9|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
8 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Aug 29, 2016
Reviewed on Jul 29, 2016
Dr Newman discussed many options and clearly explained them all and ensured that I understood possible outcome
Reviewed on Jul 15, 2016
Reviewed on Jun 24, 2016
Dr. Newman was very thorough, clear and professional in the manner in which he explained everything. I felt I had all the information I needed.
Reviewed on Jun 2, 2016
Reviewed on May 6, 2016
Dr. Newman is my favorite doctor I've ever had. He performed my breast reconstruction surgery, and made me feel like the most special patient he had. His level of compassion and caring is by far, the best I've ever experienced from a doctor. While I was fighting cancer and going through a scary time in my life, he offered hope and optimism through his high level of physician care. I am reminded everyday of the wonderful results of his surgery, and get many compliments from others regarding how the outcome of his surgery looks so natural. Cleveland Clinic is very lucky to have him, and I thank my lucky stars every day that he was my doctor then and now.
Reviewed on May 6, 2016
Reviewed on May 2, 2016
Excellent experience, he answered all my questions and gave the best guidance possible on my concerns.
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