Department Plastic Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English
Surgeon Yes
Locations 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 And Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Fat Injections
  • Injectables And Fillers For Facial Rejuvenation
  • Juvederm
  • Keloid Removal
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Peels
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lasers
  • Lip Enhancement
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Restylane
  • Scar Revisions
  • Scar Surgery
  • Skin Grafting
  • Thigh Lifts
  • Wrinkle Fillers
View all 28 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Burns
  • Excess Skin After Weight Loss
  • Facial Aging
  • Mastectomy Defects
  • Nose Deformity
  • Scars
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Tags
  • Skin Tears
  • Wrinkles
View all 11 Specialties +


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About Martin Newman, MD

Martin I. Newman, MD, is staff member of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Florida, a position he has held since 2005. He serves as a Program Director and Head of Clinical Research for the Residency. As well, he serves as Former President of the Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons, President-Elect for the Broward County Society of Plastic Surgeons and is a 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.  He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in NasHVTIlle, 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 authored 13 textbook chapters, over 50 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. Dr. Newman is also Adjunct Clinical Professor at Barry University in Miami Springs, Florida, Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at Florida International University, serves as Education Director and Program Director of our Plastic Surgery residency and serves on the Editorial Board or as a Reviewer for journals such as Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery and Annals 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


  • Plastic Surgery
  • 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

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 8/21/2020, 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.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

105 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

33 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

Dr Newman and his staff are the best!!

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Dr Newman and his team are just an awesome group of people. Always pleasant, informative and welcoming.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Excellent doctor. Thorough, conscientious, encouraging, honest, sweet, perfectly understood his explanation and looking forward to my surgery. Set goals for me to accomplish which I agree and appreciate very much. One hundred percent confident that I want to do the surgery with him.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

Dr Newman is kind courteous and proficient

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

love Dr. Newman

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

dr Newman is the best!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr. Newman is one of the best. I trust him implicitly with my healthcare.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr. Newman and Rachel are extremely helpful and caring.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2020

I can't thank Dr. Newman enough for explaining and teaching about what I needed to have done. He explained all the risks and helped me enormously in determining the next step in my health care.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Appointment was right on time. Extremely courteous office staff. Dr Newman and assistant were wonderful. I give my experience a 10!

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

The overall experience with the telemedicine appointment went extremely well. I will still have to see Dr. Newman in person, but this appointment gave us both a better understanding of what is going on. It provided the opportunity for him to actually see the issue at hand rather than attempting to explain it to him over the phone.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

Dr. Newman is excellent

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Dr. Newman explained everything well. showed kindness and compassion. Rachel and Carole were wonderful too

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

*Dr. Newman's staff is wonderful!

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

*Dr. Newman is incredible. I have got many people to him.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

I've always feel like I'm the only patient that they care about a really special from Rachael Carol and Dr. Newman

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Very likely that I will recommend Dr. Newman and his staff Carol Rachael and everybody only because they have treated me amazing

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Dr Newman is the BEST

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

the staff is very nice and the doctor is great as wellhe takes is time to talk to you and explain the procedures I have my surgery in the end of April

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

I was able to see the physician exactly when it was convenient for m.

Reviewed on Jan 16, 2020

Couldn't ask for a better provider

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

I visit Dr. Newman's office frequently. The office and medical staff are superb!

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

Dr. Newman is kind, patient, and informative.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Dr. Martin and his team are professional and kind. They listen to your concerns and answer all the questions with courtesy. Dr. Newman takes the time to explain the procedure. it is an honor and a privilege to have Dr. Newman as one of my providers. Thank you for your dedication and professionalism.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

I would definitely recommend Dr. Newman.He is professional, knowledgeable, respectful, polite, and kind.

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Dr Newman and his team are the best

Reviewed on Nov 25, 2019

Dr. Newman is amazing! He explains everything in detail and answers all my questions. His staff is also exceptional!

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

de Newman is a amazing doctor I feel luck to deal with him and the staff it shows his Leadership.. I feel luck to found

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

doctor Newman department is above and beyond amazing

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

I was very pleased with Dr. Newman and his evaluation

Reviewed on Oct 31, 2019

He provided a second opinion and eased my stress of a procedure. Any additional work I would need, I would go to Dr. Newman.

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2019

Dr Newman is the most professional and yet most compassionate doctor. He and his team gave me amazing care before, during and following my procedure. I highly recommend him.

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

All doctors should be like Dr. Neumann . He explained everything clearly and made sure we understood the process. also I appreciate the time he took to get to know my daughter not only as a patient , but as a person .

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