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Frederic Kendall Newton, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Physiatry,
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation,
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Patient Rating
4.9/5 (Based on 279 Reviews)
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Medical School

Medical University of South Carolina


Univ of Virginia School of Medicine, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


OSS Pain Mgmt. & Rehab - Sinai Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • The International Spine Intervention Society
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • American College of Physicians
  • The Pain Society Of The Carolinas

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Subspecialty certification, American Board of Anesthesiology: Pain Medicine


Provider Review Comments

September 30, 2021
Dr. Newton was excellent. He explained the problem I was having in terms that were very understandable. He then explained what the procedure was and what results I could expect. I was very impressed by the time that was taken and as a result many of the concerns I had were alleviated.
September 27, 2021
Dr. Newton is the best.
September 24, 2021
Very informative
September 20, 2021
Great Dr and nurses!!!!
September 18, 2021
Explanation on what happened was very detailed. Took the time to talk.
September 17, 2021
Cone Health Doctors really seem to know what they're doing I am actually going to try and find a care physician in the cone health Network.Very impressed
September 03, 2021
Dr. Newton is great!!
August 24, 2021
He was excellent! He explained everything to me and answered all my questions. Very patient and great bedside manners!
August 22, 2021
Dr. Newton is very detailed with the treatment options and always considers my concerns .
August 19, 2021
Excellent dr.
August 12, 2021
Dr Newton was exceedingly informative and compassionate about my having this procedure. I appreciate his using language that I understood to discuss this procedure.
August 07, 2021
Dr Newton explains everything before anything goes on such a great and wonderful doctor
August 06, 2021
Great communicator
August 03, 2021
July 30, 2021
Dr. Newton was awesome. He explained everything perfectly and made it simple to understand. He does a great at putting you mind at ease prior to an injection.
July 26, 2021
July 20, 2021
Dr. Newton has always taken the needed time to talk with me during my appointments, very professional and understanding. Also discusses next steps.
July 02, 2021
I've recommended Dr. Newton to several people. His nurse assistant in the injection room is also personable.
June 28, 2021
excellent visit with Dr. Newton
June 27, 2021
June 26, 2021
Dr Newton and nurses are always great.
June 23, 2021
Dr. Newton, was very detailed about the reason for my injection and how he was going to do it and why
June 21, 2021
Very good.
June 19, 2021
answered questions before I ask!
June 19, 2021
Dr Newton listened to my concerns. We worked together on the best way to proceed with care
June 08, 2021
dr newton went over everything thing and explain what was going to happen next
May 30, 2021
have already told a friend about Dr. Newton and the good care I received.
May 19, 2021
Dr. Newton is a very informative doctor. He is one of few doctors that will listen to me. I have recommended him to friends and family.
May 15, 2021
I was so impressed by Dr Newton and his staff and how they explained in detail how the procedure would be
May 15, 2021
He spent time explaining my MRI and wasn't in a hurry.
April 19, 2021
April 14, 2021
Dr. Newton is great, very knowledgeable and informative. He made me feel like he cared about "ME". Very caring and thorough in every detail before, during and after the procedure. I have told a couple of folks about him since seeing him and would recommend him to anyone needing this type service.
April 14, 2021
Dr. Newton is a wonderful doctor, takes time to listen well, explain carefully, and discuss any questions as the arise. The spinal injections are very easy to take and he is always asking after my comfort level.
April 09, 2021
Dr. Newton is very skilled at relieving my back pain. He is very compassionate about the pain and very efficient at explaining details for the shot.
April 06, 2021
very knowledgeable.
April 06, 2021
Everyone in the ofice was very kind and concerned for me. This injection is a bit painful and I was kept informed when things would happen.
March 12, 2021
March 11, 2021
My care was excellent and has always been great since my first visit several years ago.
March 07, 2021
always through caring ease
March 06, 2021
March 06, 2021
Dr Newton was very thorough and answered my questions, allayed fears and concerns where it was possible, provided some strategies for handling my discomfort until the time of my appointment for the spinal injection. I appreciate working with Dr Newton
February 20, 2021
love the time he takes to explain things in common English.
February 11, 2021
Dr. Newton explained the nerve conduction study and EMG every step of the way. He was very professional.
February 04, 2021
January 30, 2021
January 28, 2021
dr.newton explained everything very wellvery nice dr.and was concerned of my health
January 23, 2021
Dr Newton is the best
January 22, 2021
All were professional.
January 10, 2021
Dr. Newton is very thorough
January 08, 2021
since i have memories issues, i ask for him to speak with wife and he refused.
January 02, 2021
January 01, 2021
Dr.Newton is a great Physician!
December 24, 2020
one of the best doctor visits I have ever had. felt all of my concerns were addressed and thoroughly discussed with me. felt included in the decision-making on my treatment. even if doesn't work, I feel like that we are on the right track.
December 19, 2020
December 16, 2020
Excellent experience - Anticipated my questions & concerns - Showed my MRI results & explained them & my options.
December 06, 2020
All together a good experience to help me with a vertebrae issue I had since February that will hopefully last
November 30, 2020
very professional took his time to listen and came up with reasonable solution for future treatment.
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