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Dr. Richard Newton, MD

Dermatology*
4.8 (28)
Map Pin Small Mcallen, TX
Accepting new patients
42 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Newton, MD

Dr. Richard Newton, MD is a Dermatologist in Mcallen, TX. They specialize in Dermatology, has 42 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from University of Texas Medical Branch and is affiliated with Rio Grande Regional Hospital and Doctors Hospital at Renaissance. Patients rated Dr. Newton an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Newton works at Practice in Mcallen, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Shingles and Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and UnitedHealthCare 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. Newton's Office Locations

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    Richard Newton MD PA
    216 Lindberg Ave, Mcallen, TX 78501 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (956) 631-2501

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Rio Grande Regional Hospital
  • Doctors Hospital at Renaissance

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Shingles
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis

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Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer
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Seborrheic Keratosis
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Seborrheic Dermatitis
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Melanoma Screening
Mole Evaluation
Mole Removal
Skin Cancer Removal
Skin Tag Removal
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    Specialties*
    • Dermatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 42 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1740395490
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Texas Medical Branch
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Richard Newton, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Newton is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Newton has seen patients for Shingles and Inflamed Seborrheic Keratosis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Newton on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    28 patients have reviewed Dr. Newton. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Newton.

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