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Dr. George Newman, MD

Nephrology*
4.0 (5)
Map Pin Small Knoxville, TN
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. George Newman, MD

Dr. George Newman, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Knoxville, TN. They specialize in Nephrology, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Nephrology. They graduated from SOUTHWEST COLLEGE OF NATUROPATHIC MEDICINEHEALTH SCIENCES and is affiliated with Starr Regional Medical Center Athens, Fort Loudoun Medical Center, Parkwest Medical Center, Roane Medical Center and Sweetwater Hospital Association. Dr. Newman, completed a residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Newman an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Newman works at Practice in Knoxville, TN with other offices in Sweetwater, TN, Harriman, TN and Lenoir City, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Hypercalcemia, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease and Acute Kidney Failure along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Newman's Office Locations

  1. 1
    G. Edward Newman MD Pllc
    320 N Park 40 Blvd # A, Knoxville, TN 37923 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 692-3462
  2. 2
    Fresenius Medical Care Skyway
    783 New Highway 68, Sweetwater, TN 37874 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (423) 337-4534
  3. 3
    Fmc Dialysis Services Roane Co
    1662 Roane State Hwy, Harriman, TN 37748 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 717-1032
  4. 4
    Fmc Dialysis Services Loudon
    200 Interchange Park Dr, Lenoir City, TN 37772 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (865) 986-5257

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Starr Regional Medical Center Athens
  • Fort Loudoun Medical Center
  • Parkwest Medical Center
  • Roane Medical Center
  • Sweetwater Hospital Association

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Hypercalcemia
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Treatment frequency



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Hypercalcemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage II
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
Hyperkalemia
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nephritis and Nephropathy
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Proteinuria
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Acidosis
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Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage I
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Nephritic Syndrome
Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Dehydration
Gout
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Hydronephrosis
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Kidney Stones
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Vitamin D Deficiency
Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Infection
Alkalosis
Amyloidosis
Chronic Glomerulonephritis
Congenital Medullary Cystic Kidney Disease
Congenital Renal Dysplasia
Diabetes Insipidus
Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatorenal Syndrome
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Hypertrophy
Kidney Infection
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Nephrotic Syndrome
Potassium Deficiency
Rhabdomyolysis
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Vasculitis
End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Peritoneal Dialysis
Plasmapheresis
Renal Scan
Ultrasound
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    About Dr. George Newman, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1083616957
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    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Shands Hospital at The University of Florida
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • SOUTHWEST COLLEGE OF NATUROPATHIC MEDICINEHEALTH SCIENCES
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. George Newman, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Newman is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Newman has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Newman has seen patients for Hypercalcemia, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease and Acute Kidney Failure, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Newman on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Newman. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Newman.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Newman, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Newman appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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