Scott H. Newman, MD

Born and raised in the Los Angeles area, Dr. Newman did his undergraduate work at UCLA and earned his medical degree from USC. During the course of his career, Dr. Newman has enjoyed working with diverse ethnic and multicultural populations in a variety of settings, including emergency rooms, urgent care centers, private practice and even home care. In addition to serving his patients in California, he has cared for Native American Navajo families in New Mexico and he practiced for several years in Israel.

Dr. Newman believes being a good listener and communicator are the keys to working with patients of all ages. His goal is to work together with his patients and help them achieve and maintain their best possible health outcomes.

When not caring for patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. Dr. Newman also enjoys wood working, inventing, growing orchids, and has an avid interest in computers & electronics.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Date Completed:
May 13 1982
Type:
Internship
Institution:
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center - Family Medicine Residency Program
Date Completed:
1983
Type:
Residency
Institution:
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center - Family Medicine Residency Program
Date Completed:
1985

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations

MemorialCare Network

Health Plans

Accepts most major HMO, PPO, EPO and POS health plans
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Aetna HMO
Provider Number:
872456
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Anthem Blue Cross HMO
Provider Number:
YUH001
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Blue Shield HMO
Provider Number:
000515540
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Blue Shield 65 Plus HMO
Provider Number:
000515540
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
CalOptima (Only accepting patients age 18 and under)
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Cigna HMO
Provider Number:
1411949179
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Health Net HMO
Provider Number:
3614012326
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Health Net Seniority Plus
Provider Number:
5410012326
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Humana Value Plus HMO
Provider Number:
176235
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
SCAN
Provider Number:
160785
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
Traditional Medicare
Provider Number:
N/A
Accepting New Patients:
Yes
UnitedHealthcare AARP Medicare Complete
Provider Number:
25679-25
Accepting New Patients:
Yes