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Benjamin J. Newton, MD

Family Medicine, Sports Medicine, Pain Medicine and Telemedicine
4.8
28
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Easy scheduling
  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Good bedside manner

About Benjamin J. Newton MD

Benjamin J. Newton, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Chevy Chase, MD. He has 14 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine, Sports Medicine, Pain Medicine and Telemedicine. He speaks Spanish and English.

Benjamin Newton has received the following awards:

Location

National Spine & Pain Centers - Chevy Chase 5550 Friendship Blvd Ste 450 Chevy Chase, MD 20815
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Benjamin J. Newton has the following 4 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Benjamin J. Newton has the following 3 areas of expertise

  • Cancer Pain
  • Acute Pain
  • Chronic Pain

Awards

3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020, 2018, 2017)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020, 2018, 2017)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2018, 2017)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

Education

14 Years Experience

Ross University

Graduated in 2008

Fletcher Allen Health Center

Graduated in 2011

Bethesda North Hospital

Graduated in 2012

Centeno Schultz Clinic

Graduated in 2013

Dr. Benjamin J. Newton Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway X Tier Hosp HealthKeepers DirectAccess VA
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry DE PPO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Coventry Southern Health PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Highmark Alliance Flex Blue
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Shared Cost 1500, a Multi-State Plan
  • Highmark Community Blue Flex EPO
  • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Highmark Comprehensive Care Blue PPO 1500 MRF
  • Highmark Comprehensive Care Flex Blue PPO 500 MRF
  • Highmark Health Savings Blue PPO 1400 MRF
  • Highmark PPOBlue
  • Highmark Shared Cost Blue PPO 6000 MRF
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Benjamin J. Newton

Dr. Newton joined StemCell Arts, an affiliate of National Spine & Pain Centers, in 2016. As a board-certified, fellowship-trained sports medicine physician, his professional passion includes regenerative medicine and interventional orthopedics. He has extensive experience evaluating and treating non-operative orthopedic, sport injury, and musculoskeletal complaints of the spine and extremities. Dr. Newton utilizes regenerative therapies to help patients of all ages get back to an active lifestyle.

Double board-certified in sports and family medicine, Dr. Newton also holds additional training certificates in musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Fluoroscopy. This training is essential to the precision required for Stem Cell, Platelet, and Prolotherapy procedures.

During residency in Vermont, Dr. Newton treated high school athletes and volunteered at injury clinics at nearby ski resorts. As a sports medicine fellow in Cincinnati, he had valuable experiences with Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Here, he was able to evaluate and treat professional and elite level athletes. During this same fellowship, Dr. Newton spent time at spring training in Arizona with the Cincinnati Reds, as well as home games in Cincinnati. He completed a second fellowship in interventional orthopedics and regenerative medicine with Regenexx at the Centeno-Schultz Clinic in Colorado and remained on staff, following its conclusion.

Dr. Newton enjoys being able to assist both physicians and patients with regenerative and interventional orthopedic medicine. He is often given the opportunity to share his expertise and knowledge by teaching musculoskeletal ultrasound courses at annual conferences, such as the American Association of Orthopaedic Medicine. He also participates in a number of volunteer experiences both nationally, as a physician at Ironman triathlons, and internationally, in rural Mexico, treating patients with a myriad of orthopedic complaints.

Outside of the office, Dr. Newton loves being with his wife and four young children. When they’re asleep, he trains for and competes in endurance events, such as Ironman triathlons. Dr. Newton is fluent in Spanish.

Dr. Newton is now offering Wednesday evening hours for new patient consultations and procedures. He is seeing patients every Wednesday 9:30 am – 6:00 pm.