Richard P. Newman, MD

Fellowship Trained Neurologist and Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

With over 25 years’ experience in Neurology, Dr. Newman is Fellowship trained by the National Institute of Health in Movement Disorders.  He currently specializes in the treatment of balance and movement challenges relating to metabolic muscle and brain disorders, spine disorders and injuries, Tourette Syndrome, Alzheimer’s Disease, Lou Gehrig’s Disease, Dystonia and Parkinson’s Disease, among others; stroke management; vertigo; autism and Attention Deficit Disorder.  A graduate of SUNY, Buffalo School of Medicine in New York, Dr. Newman completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Millard Fillmore Hospital in Buffalo, New York.  He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, and a member of the American Medical Association and Florida Medical Association.


  • General Neurology
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Autism
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS)
  • Metabolic Muscle and Brain Disorders
  • Dementia/Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Movement Disorders
  • Neuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • Spine Disorders and Injuries
  • Stroke/TIA
  • VNG Studies
  • EMG Studies
  • Vertigo/Balance Disorders




  • Medical School: SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine (Buffalo, New York)
  • Internship in Internal Medicine: Millard Fillmore Hospital (Buffalo, New York)
  • Fellowship in Movement Disorders: National Institute of Health (Bethesda, Maryland)
  • Neurology Residency: Dent Neurologic Institute, Millard Fillmore Hospital (Buffalo, New York)

Board Certifications

  • Diplomat, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology)

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Neurology
  • American Medical Association
  • Florida Medical Association