Dr. Christopher Jackson Newton , MD

Ophthalmology

(401) 437-0500

Rhode Island Eye Institute
1525 Wampanoag Trl Ste 105
Riverside, RI 02915

Overview

Christopher Newton, M.D., a board certified ophthalmologist, specializes in cornea and refractive surgery, and diseases and surgery of the anterior segment. Dr. Newton graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Vermont College of Art and Sciences and received his Medical degree from the University of Vermont, College of Medicine. He completed his residency in ophthalmology from SUNY Upstate Medical University and received his fellowship in external disease and refractive surgery from the University of Minnesota. Dr. Newton specializes in the surgical and medical treatment of corneal and anterior segment disease including keratoconus, Fuch's dystrophy, corneal ulcerations, ocular surface disorders and dry eye. He also performs refractive surgery and modern cataract surgery incorporating presbyopia-correcting lenses as well as lenses and techniques to reduce astigmatism. After completing his fellowship, Dr. Newton joined the New Hampshire Eye Associates in Manchester, New Hampshire, where he built an active practice over four years. He then chose to relocate to Rhode Island in November of 2008 and joined The Rhode Island Eye Institute. Dr. Newton was born and raised in Vermont, and currently resides in Providence with his wife Cathryn.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 21 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and French

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Vermont College Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1999

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Rhode Island Hospital
  • Saint Anne's Hospital
  • The Miriam Hospital
  • Charlton Memorial Hospital

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem PPO Century Preferred CT
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • BCBS RI HealthMate Coast to Coast
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Newton's Office Information

Fax: (401) 143-3358
Website: rieyeinstitute.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Thu7:00 AM-4:00 PM
Fri7:00 AM-4:00 PM
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Doctor Newton's Other Office Information

Rhode Island Eye Institute
235 Hanover St Ste 201
Fall River, MA 02720
(508) 679-0150

Fax:(508) 832-4908
Website:rieyeinstitute.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Rhode Island Eye Institute
150 E Manning St
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 272-2020

Fax:(401) 142-1597
Website:rieyeinstitute.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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East Bay Surgery Center LLC Ophthalmology
440 Swansea Mall Dr Fl 1
Swansea, MA 02777
(508) 324-1171

Fax:(508) 832-4118
Website:eastbaysc.biz
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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