Joshua M. Newman, M.D.
General, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology
Dr. Joshua M. Newman brings patients at Center For Sight a wide range of medical services for the care, diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the skin, hair and nails.
Dr. Newman received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan, and his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine. During his medical education, he was awarded a four-year academic scholarship and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He continued his postdoctoral education with an internship in Internal Medicine followed by a residency in Dermatology, both at the noted Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. After completing his residency, Dr. Newman entered private practice, first in Chicago Heights, Illinois and later in Largo, Florida.
At Center For Sight, Dr. Newman specializes in providing advanced medical care, including the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, as well as the removal of both benign and malignant skin growths. For more advanced skin cancers, he utilizes Mohs Micrographic Surgery in order to achieve the best possible cure rates. In addition, he offers patients the latest cosmetic dermatological techniques, including sclerotherapy for spider veins, chemical facial peels and non-surgical skin rejuvenation treatments utilizing FotoFacial RF™.
Dr. Newman is board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He is also a member of the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons, the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, and fellow of the American Society of Mohs Surgery.
As a University of Michigan graduate, Dr. Newman is a diehard Wolverine fan. When not cheering on his team, he enjoys tennis and boating. He and his wife, Donna, have two sons, Jared and Eli.
Center For Sight Recognizes 2007 Stars of the Year
The star award program recognizes excellence in customer service and team spirit. Katherine Watkins won the gold star, Catherine Fletcher won the silver star and the bronze star was awarded to Deborah O'Hara.
Dr. Soscia Joins Center for Sight
Center For Sight expands into Manatee County, opening an office on State Road 64. William L. Soscia, MD, is the Cataract and Lens REplacement Surgeon located in the Bradenton office.
What you should know before you buy your glasses at a chain store
A recent ABC News report showed a variety of defects in eyeglass prescriptions from national chair stores which showed poor training and lack of licensing requirements for opticians. At Center For Sight we have licensed opticians and optical technicians that work under the direction of board-certified optometrists.