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Dr. Roger Newsom, MD

Ophthalmology*
3.9 (9)
Map Pin Small Virginia Beach, VA
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Roger Newsom, MD

Dr. Roger Newsom, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Virginia Beach, VA. Dr. Newsom, completed a fellowship at University Toronto. Dr. Newsom, completed a residency at Wake Forest University Eye Ctr-Bowman Gray School. Patients rated Dr. Newsom an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Newsom works at Practice in Virginia Beach, VA with other offices in Portsmouth, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Eyelid Disorders, Tear Duct Disorders and Lacrimal Gland Disorder along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield 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. Newsom's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    1564 Laskin Rd Ste 192, Virginia Beach, VA 23451 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 483-0400
  2. 2
    Office
    3235 Academy Ave, Portsmouth, VA 23703 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 483-0400
  3. 3
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    1788 Republic Rd Ste 200, Virginia Beach, VA 23454 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (757) 483-0400

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  • Sentara Obici Hospital
  • Bon Secours Maryview Medical Center

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Eyelid Disorders
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Eyelid Disorders
Tear Duct Disorders
Lacrimal Gland Disorder
Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Dry Eyes
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Eyelid Surgery
Cataract
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Ectropion of Eyelid
Senile Cataracts
Cataract Removal Surgery
Accommodation Disorders
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Astigmatism
Blocked Tear Duct
Brow Ptosis
Chalazion
Chorioretinal Scars
Corneal Diseases
Diabetic Retinopathy
Disorder of Choroid
Drusen
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Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Entropion
Eye Infections
Floaters
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Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
Glaucoma
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Herpetic Keratitis
Iris Ciliary Degeneration
Keratitis
Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Presbyopia
Stye
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Trichiasis
Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Blepharoplasty
Blepharorrhaphy
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
Tear Duct Surgery
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
Bell's Palsy
Benign Neoplasm of Eye
Blepharitis
Blind Hypotensive Eye
Conjunctival Hemorrhage
Contusion of the Eyeball
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
Corneal Ulcer
Degenerative Disorders of Globe
Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
Episcleritis Periodica Fugax
Eye Cancer
Eye Pain
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Farsightedness
Hypertensive Retinopathy
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Iridocyclitis
Lazy Eye
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Migraine
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Nearsightedness
Ocular Hypertension
Optic Neuritis
Paralytic Strabismus
Posterior Scleritis
Pterygium
Retinal Dystrophy
Retinal Vascular Occlusion
Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
Visual Field Defects
Xanthelasma of Eyelid
B-Scan Ultrasound
Conjunctivoplasty
Excision of Chalazion
Eye Test
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Farnsworth Lantern Test
Ultrasound, Eye
Vision Screening
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    About Dr. Roger Newsom, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ophthalmology

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    Specialties*
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1134139975
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University Toronto
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Wake Forest University Eye Ctr-Bowman Gray School
    Residency
    Internship
    • Riverside Regional Medical Center
    Internship
    Board Certifications
    • Ophthalmology
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Newsom has seen patients for Eyelid Disorders, Tear Duct Disorders and Lacrimal Gland Disorder, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Newsom on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    9 patients have reviewed Dr. Newsom. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Newsom.

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