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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Minimally Invasive Surgery
General Surgery
Bariatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Altoona


Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
178 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

UPMC Altoona - Surgical Associates
620 Howard Ave.
Suite 3F
Altoona, PA 16601
Office Phone:
(814) 889-7500
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Residency:
Riverside Methodist Hospital,
Columbus, OH


Fellowships:
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center,
Columbus, OH



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August 29, 2018

dr newman seems to be of high quality and i would recommend him to others.

August 27, 2018

very professional staff. facility was impeccable also.

August 13, 2018

Everyone in the office are so nice and always ask how I'm doing.

August 06, 2018

Dr Newlin is a great doctor

July 30, 2018

I would have to say that this office and staff was very nice. well kept, cleaned...listened and explained very well on what was happening and also gave a site to go to visit so I could understand more at home.

July 30, 2018

I WAS LATE ARRIVING AND WAS TAKEN IN TO AN APPT ANYWAY. I TRAVELED 50 MILES TO GET THERE AND THEY WERE VERY KIND TO SEE ME.

July 09, 2018

Everyone was friendly, courteous and professional. While Dr. Newlin can't help me, I would see him again if I needed surgeon.

June 20, 2018

the doctors and staff were very caring and professional.

June 18, 2018

Great experience. In and out

June 18, 2018

I was very pleased.