Treatment & Services
- Arm Lift
- Body Lift
- Breast Implant Exchange
- Breast Lift
- Brow Lift
- Buttock Lift
- Cancer Center
- 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
NY, NY USA
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 Education - Vanderbilt University College of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Nashville, TN USA
Undergraduate - City University of New York
New York, New York,
- 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 10/2/2018, 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:
- Stryker Corporation
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.
112 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||4.8|
|Knows Medical History||4.7|
|Time Spent with Patient||4.7|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
26 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Jul 26, 2019
Dr Newman was so professional but also kind and caring. I have an upcoming surgery and I'm so grateful to know I'll be in the best hands.
Reviewed on Jul 18, 2019
Very outstanding! will definately refer all my friends! First class service and professional Doctor
Reviewed on Jul 12, 2019
I just want to said that Rachel the nurse, Carol the office charge and doctor Newman are once of the best doctor I visit.. all three have make my process incredible from the time I had the surgery to the respond time and how professional and special they have treat me.. incredible doctor and staff thank you to Rachel, Coral, and doctor Newman
Reviewed on Jul 8, 2019
Dr. Newman has a wonderful way of explaining procedures.
Reviewed on Jun 28, 2019
Dr. Newman is thorough , detailed and amazing.
Reviewed on Jun 27, 2019
Dr. Newman is the ultimate professional. he's incredibly kind, gentle and efficient. He and his lovely staff have been very gracious with me and accommodating. I highly recommend him!!!
Reviewed on Jun 20, 2019
Dr. Newman listened and explained everything so detailed. I didn't feel rushed at all. He asked several times if we had anymore questions. He is very confident that he can provide the care I want and need. The staff was very pleasant. I will recommend him to anyone I know.
Reviewed on Jun 3, 2019
*Dr. Newman is an outstanding professional and a great person. He really excels because of his knowledge and genuine care.
Reviewed on May 24, 2019
It was a very good experience with Dr Newman. Dr. Newman took his time in listening and responding. I felt like I was in good hands.
Reviewed on May 24, 2019
I feel that Dr. Newman was exceptional in his level of care. I felt that he was thorough in his explanations of the procedure both pre and post op. If I had questions (which I did) that I forgot to ask or concerns that arose after our office visit, I could call and he would personally speak to me and address each of those. I feel that I was well informed and Dr. Newman really listened and addressed my personal wishes. He always offered his professional opinion and options, end results, etc., but ultimately the decision was mine to make. This was especially important to me. Based on prior experience; the results, especially in the field of plastic surgery, can be based on the physician's perception of how you should look. This was definitely not the case in this situation.
Reviewed on May 20, 2019
Dr Newman is an excellent doctor and human being. he is caring and a great surgeon
Reviewed on May 10, 2019
Dr Newman and his staff have always bveen very helpful and courteous.
Reviewed on Apr 4, 2019
Dr. Newman is an exceptional surgeon with an excellent staff.
Reviewed on Mar 28, 2019
Dr Newman is a world class health care provider.
Reviewed on Feb 18, 2019
Dr. Newman, and all I encountered were cheerful, pleasant, and caring. Instructions were clear and they made sure I understood completely.
Reviewed on Feb 4, 2019
I was thoroughly impressed by nurse and Dr.Newman. He was informative, educational and patient.
Reviewed on Feb 1, 2019
My experience in the Plastic surgery office and with Dr Newman has always been excellent. I have been going there for 10 years.
Reviewed on Jan 28, 2019
Was very satisfied with my visit.Dr Newman was very thorough
Reviewed on Jan 4, 2019
Dr. Newman took his time in explaining options and the procedure
Reviewed on Dec 7, 2018
Dr. Newman is a no nonsense, and compassionate Dr. He inspired in me total confidence in his ability to perform the proper reconstructive surgery. Also, everything appeared to be well organized at the Cleveland Clinic. It is a smooth and calming operation.
Reviewed on Dec 3, 2018
Dr Newman is exceptional in his patient care. very patient,thorough,and competent in every way.
Reviewed on Oct 8, 2018
dr.Newman is awesome. i am already referring to him
Reviewed on Sep 25, 2018
have a great experience, all the staffand Dr Newman are Excellent, the treat you with courtesy and very profesional.Dr Newman treatment to me as a patient was excellent, he is understand, caring, and it may you feel you are important, take his time to explain and answer all your questions. I am extremelyhappy with him
Reviewed on Sep 17, 2018
my visit at Dr.Newman office wasn't nothing to write home about because first of all I had to pay a fee to see him and his nurse told me to put on a gown but he never touched me or ask to see my scars he just walked into the room with an intern introduce himself and the intern sat down tried to give answers to my questions as quickly as possible then said thank you and goodbye. He never asked to see my scars or even touch me. why was I asked to take off my top and put on a hospital gown if you're not going to examine me. This lasted 15-20 mins.
Reviewed on Aug 16, 2018
Dr. Newman rocks!
Reviewed on Aug 10, 2018
dr Newman is the only physician I absolutely have trust and respect for without question. he has provided surgical care and expertise in my case that exceeded expectations! love Dr Newman and for what he has helped me achieve.
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