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Department Plastic Surgery
Primary Location Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Weston Hospital
Primary Location

Weston Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Arm Lift
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Lift
  • Breast Implant Exchange
  • Breast Lift
  • Brow Lift
  • Buttock Lift
  • Cancer Center
  • Chin/Cheek Implants
  • Ear Reconstruction
  • Endoscopic Cosmetic Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fat Injections
  • Injectables and Fillers for Facial Rejuvenation
  • Juvederm
  • Keloid Removal
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Peels
  • Lip Enhancement
  • Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Restylane
  • Scar Revisions
  • Scar Surgery
  • Skin Grafting
  • Thigh Lifts
  • Wrinkle Fillers
View all 27 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne Scarring
  • Excess Skin after Weight Loss
  • Facial Aging
  • Mastectomy Defects
  • Scars
  • Small Breast Size
  • Wrinkles
View all 7 Specialties +


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About Martin Newman, MD

Martin I. Newman, MD, FACS, is the Section Head of the Florida Region's Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.. He has been with the Department since 2004. He serves as a Program Director and Head of Clinical Research for the Residency. Dr. Newman also serves as Former President of the Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons, current President of the Broward County Society of Plastic Surgeons and is a former Board Member of the Florida Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Newman's interests include cosmetic and aesthetic plastic surgery, breast and body contouring, reconstructive plastic surgery and non-invasive techniques.

Dr. Newman received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, and completed his plastic surgery training at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University, Cornell University, New York, (plastic surgery residency), Cleveland Clinic Florida (aesthetic and cosmetic surgery fellowship) and at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL (general surgery residency).

Dr. Newman has been named one of the “Top 100” Plastic Surgeons in the country by Newsweek and is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Doctor”. He has earned numerous awards, authored close to 20 textbook chapters, over 65 peer reviewed professional journal articles on plastic and cosmetic surgery, and has presented close to 300 lectures, posters and abstracts on plastic and cosmetic surgery. He has contributed to over 20 television, magazine and Internet publications, all of which focus on plastic and cosmetic surgery.


  • Cosmetic Surgery of the Face & Body
  • Silicone Breast Implant Removal
  • Body Contouring following Weight Loss (Post-Bariatric)
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Non-Invasive Cosmetic Procedures
  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction


  • Gender Affirmation Surgery
  • Post-Bariatric Body Contouring
  • Resensation Surgery
  • Head and Neck Reconstruction
  • Limb Salvage
  • Lymphedema
  • Migraine Surgery


The Department of Plastic Surgery offers a wide range of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery services, all performed at Cleveland Clinic’s integrated medical center located in Weston, Florida, a suburb of Ft. Lauderdale, just north of Miami.

The experience and expertise of our surgeons is the main reason Cleveland Clinic Florida is the only facility in the county approved by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education to teach the art and science of plastic surgery.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Plastic Surgery
Weston, FL USA

Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center
Plastic Surgery

Residency - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
General Surgery
Miami, FL USA

Internship - University of Miami School of Medicine - Jackson Memorial Hospital
General Surgery
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,

Additional Training

  • 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; 

Professional Highlights

  • 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


  • Surgery - General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Specialty Interests

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

Research & Publications

See publications for Martin Newman, MD.

(Disclaimer: This search is powered by PubMed, a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. PubMed is a third-party website with no affiliation with Cleveland Clinic.)

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 4/1/2024, 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.

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.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

177 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.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

63 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 3, 2024

Very caring doctors and staff

Reviewed on May 3, 2024

Dr Newman and the resident doctors were wonderfulThank you

Reviewed on May 3, 2024

Dr. Newman and resident doctors are awesome! Thanks

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2024

Dr. Newman's staff is excellent.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2024

Not only is Dr.Newman very knowledgeable, and respected in his field, he is a warm and caring human being. I keep going back to his office for other procedures because of his warm and compassion. At times I do feel like he is running from one consult room to another, with that being said, he still manages to greet me with a kind smile.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2024

It was easy to schedule my appts to see Dr.Newmam because of Carole. She keeps in mind that I live 4 hours away from CCF Weston

Reviewed on Apr 11, 2024

Dr. Newman is very personable and displays a caring personality. There are some other Cleveland Clinic doctors who should take a lesson from him in these regards.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2024

Good experience with Dr. Newman, but no one has called me to schedule an appointment even after I called and left a message.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2024

Dr Newman is great. He always listens and always answers my questions and never makes me feel rushed.

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2024

I am so thankful for the exceptional care I have received by Dr, Newman and all the staff (Rachel, Marcella, and Michelle). The office has been incredibly responsive to questions in a timely manner and has scourged me to communicate any concerns. Dr. Newman is clearly a master in his field and I am do grateful for his expertise, bedside manner, and direct communication style. Thank you!

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2024

Doctor Newman was very kind, informative and generous and had a nice sense of humor.The PA What's kind gentle and empathetic. My senses they were both very caring people.

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2024

Dr. Newman's office rescheduled a follow-up appointment to allow for a prior appointment. Dr. Newman could fit me into an acceptable appointment even though he had a full schedule.

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2024

It is always a great pleasure to visit Dr. Newman. He's very knowledgeable and easy to talk to.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2024

Dr. Newmann and his team are the best!

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2024

Dr Newman was very polite and candid. His team was very professional.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2024

My dr was knowledge and he listened and addressed all of my concerns

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2024

Dr Newman was terrific.

Reviewed on Jan 29, 2024

Dr. Newman and the entire team is amazing. I always feel listen to, cared for, and my issues are always addressed with compassion. Highly recommend!

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2024

Dr. Newman made sure I had a MRI that same day.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2024

Dr. Newmans staff made calls immediately to get my MRI and get okay from insurance.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

Doctor's explanation was understandable and he took time to make sure I understood.

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2024

Dr. Newman was knowledgeable & thorough & understanding with his explanation of my problem which was reassuring.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2024

Dr. Newman always listens and takes good care of me. I trust him.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2024

Scheduling my appointment and communications with office staff were straightforward and easy. Dr. Newman's secretary Carol was particularly helpful (went "above and beyond"), and I am grateful!

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2024

Dr. Newman, besides being a superb surgeon, is straightforward In his explanations and is open to answering questions, which he does in a clear, concise manner. He is highly professional In a quietly confident way. His demeanor and the surgical results he achieves lead me to trust him and to recommend him to others without hesitation.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2024

Excellent Doctor!

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2024

I will definitely recommend Dr Newman and his staff

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Doctor Newman and his team are amazing.Top notch experience!

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

Dr. Newman is wonderful..he is so attentive and explains everything in detail..does not rush..sits and makes sure I understood each step...

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2024

I highly recommend Dr. Newman. He is so patient. He comes into the room in the same mood at all times..he greets me, sits, and goes over everything in detail..he does not leave until he is sure I have no more questions..he is great

Reviewed on Jan 5, 2024

I have seen Dr. Newman times throughout a very difficult journey with breast cancer. I have found him to be straightforward, honest, accessible and caring. His nurses, fellows and front desk have all been equally sensitive and accommodating in handling my appointments and flexibility. I couldn't recommend with the office enough.

Reviewed on Nov 27, 2023

Excellent care by every provider that I met/interacted with. I am very grateful for Dr Newman's expertise and the skill level of the CRNA and entire staff! The outpatient surgery center team seemed like a well oiled machine- I am grateful!

Reviewed on Nov 24, 2023

Dr. Newman is a great doctor who cares about his patients. He is informative & ensures your safety along with his staff. I will be back for more cool sculpting along with some coworkers.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

I actually scheduled this appointment in person at Dr Newman's office. Carol is always very eager to help and does a great job of working with me to schedule the best appointment day and time.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Dr Newman is an excellent and caring surgeon. He takes the time to explain everything (and re-explain, if necessary) and is always patient when answering questions. He is a kind and caring individual. I would recommend Dr. Newman and his staff whole heartedly to anyone needing cosmetic/reconstructive help.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2023

Would definitely recommend Dr. Newman.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2023

Dr Newman is a highly skilled surgeon. But what makes him great in my eyes is that at the conclusion of a procedure he never fails to thank his team and tell them good job. He has genuine concern for the patient and never seems rushed. Dr Newman is someone who should be emulated by many others in Weston

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Dr Newman is excellent. I very much trust his clinical decisions and find him both caring and personable. He has helped make a very difficult breast cancer journey better.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Outstanding courtesy by office staff. Extremely friendly doctor that keep me informed and check for my comfort during the procedure.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

The doctor was extremely polite, friendly, and keep me informed during the procedure. I really felt as an individual not just one of many. Thank you!

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Highly recommend this office and the doctor. Everyone was outstanding and caring. I left feeling I like they "cared".

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2023

Excellent experience very professional and courteous doctor and staff

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2023

Doctor Newman is a very good doctor, and his staff is very good too.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2023

I feel blessed to have Dr. Newman as my doctor. His staff is amazing

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2023

Exceptional provider! Skilled, compassionate and efficient

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2023

Dr.Newman is an extremely knowledgeable and caring person. He makes me feel welcomed every time I come to see him. He treats me like family.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2023

Exceptional provider!

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2023

Dr Newman was not very helpful about what to do about my condition; gave an opinion.Got up and left. I had a craniotomy in the left of my head and this affected part of my face and I wanted to know what to do

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2023

Dr. Newman and staff are wonderful.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2023


Reviewed on Aug 22, 2023

Dr. Newman always spends time with me patiently answering questions and listening. He makes eye contact with patients and shows he cares. Surgery is scary and so is the recovery and healing process. He is very kind and has has a gentleness about him that reassures nervous patients like me.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2023

I saw Dr Newman and Dr Foran for suture removal. They were both caring, attentive and very personable. They took the time to answer my questions. Due to an accident, I had sutures in the area under my nose. I saw Dr Foran in the emergency room and she did an amazing job. I can barely notice any scarring at all and the sutures were just removed!

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2023

Dr. Newman is an amazing doctor. I've been seeing him for the past two years because he's caring, great listener and very helpful.

Reviewed on Aug 22, 2023

I've already recommended Dr. Newman to two of my friends.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2023

Dr. Newman took his time to explain everything to me regarding my procedure. The staff was very helpful and courteous

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2023

Always a great experience with Dr. Newman

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2023

Dr.Newman takes his time in explaining all procedures and addressing all of my concerns. He is courteous, respectful and visits are not rushed.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

Dr Newman did a good job of supplying care despite the system being down and, therefore, limiting access to my test results.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2023

Dr.Newman was wonderful and did a fantastic Job suturing my basal cell cancer.He has a great bedside manner and is very kind and caring.I would definitely recommend him and his staff to friends and family.

Reviewed on May 18, 2023

Dr Newman did a very good/excellent job explaining the surgery and then performing the surgeryRecommend him highly

Reviewed on May 15, 2023

Very happy I was able to secure an appointment and surgery with Dr. Newman so quickly!

Reviewed on May 12, 2023

The staff Carol and Michelle were fantastic. Along with the Nurse and Dr. Newman and his Intern Doctor. I was given all the information that I needed to go ahead and book my surgery with no hesitation as I new I was in good Hands. Dr. Newman was very professional and knew exactly what I was looking for.

Reviewed on May 11, 2023

Doc Newman did an excellent job.

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