Les S. Newton M.D.

 Les  S. Newton M.D.
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Language

  • English

Specialty

  • Family Medicine - Primary Care

Bio

Dr. Les Newton is a family practice physician who earned his medical degree from the Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. He has been board certified in family practice since 1977. He was recognized as one of Seattle's Top Doctors in family medicine in 2011 and 2012 by Seattle Met Magazine.

Patient Care Philosophy

My goal is to express the love, care and concern for people that originates in the heart of God. I try to express respect for everyone as an equal by listening carefully and giving my full attention to every person and their issues. I strive for excellence in my medical practice, and I recognize my limitations by referring where appropriate.

Clinical Interests

I enjoy all aspects of family practice, including care of patients with complex medical problems and those with emotional and psychological issues.

Research Interests

Dr. Newton works to maintain current competency in the broad realm of family practice, particularly in the treatment of diabetes, heart disease and mental health issues.

Education

Institution Credential Year
Columbia Presbyterian Hospital Medical education
Virginia Mason Medical Center Internship
Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle Residency
Degree Institution Year
MD Columbia University, College of Physicians and Sur 1972

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Family Medicine Family Medicine 1977