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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Newton is Good. Dr. Newton has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Newton, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Diskectomy
  • Femoral Fractures
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Curvatures
  • Spinal Fusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Newton graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Femoral Fractures
Spinal Fusion
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Newton has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • UC San Diego Health System 
  • Children's Hospital - San Diego 
  • Rady Children's Hospital San Diego 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter Owen Newton MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Peter O. Newton practice?
Dr. Peter Newton has 1 office location.
Dr. Peter Newton practices Orthopaedic Surgery near San Diego, CA.
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