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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Newton is Excellent. Dr. Newton has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Newton, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Newton graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Newton has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Rio Grande Regional Hospital 
  • Rio Grande Regional Hospital, McAllen, Tx 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Craig Newton MD is a male Dermatologist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Richard C. Newton practice?
Dr. Richard Newton has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Newton practices Dermatology near McAllen, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Mcallen, TX.
See McAllen Dermatologists.