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Dr. Adam Newman

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Jacksonville, TX
30 years experience male

Locations

ETMC First Physicians

Jacksonville, TX

Address

203 Nacogdoches, Suite 280, Jacksonville, TX, US
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My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

(903) 541-5393

Insurances accepted

Medicaid

Medicare

About

Bio

Love caring for my patients and becoming involved in their lives with education.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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328 Answers
19 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Yes...: You can get pregnant when you ovulate - if your cycle is regular and monthly, that is usually around 2 weeks after your last period started. If you pe... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Options: Several options - over the counter preparation h is a good start or tucks (witch hazel). If they don't work, check with your obgyn for a prescription ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Likely fine: As long as you are not a smoker, just about any pill should be ok for you. But, you have to simply try the new one. Unfortunately there is no way to p... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Huge list: There are so many possibilities! age, other medical conditions, method of contraception, previous history. There are so many potential issues i'd s... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Several: Prior history of mastitis is the most common. Diabetes, other medical problems, immune system problems as well. Check with your obgyn for a thoroug... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Can be but...: Always better to go to your doc or labor & delivery to get checked. Better safe than sorry! good luck!
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Shouldn't: The longer answer is: it depends on the physical. If you are expected to do something dangerous to your unborn baby, then it will. But i can't imagine... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Other causes: A much rarer cause for sores in your mucous membranes is behcets disease - worth discussing with your primary care doc. You can't tell a patient the... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
In labor?: How are you finding them? Checking at home or on a monitor in the hospital? Either way, go to your closest hospital and get checked to be sure that yo... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Maybe: Does it itch if you don't wear tampons? If so, change brands and see if it makes a difference. Either way, change them every 4 hours at the most.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Either: But clearly much more effective if used together.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
NO: Birth defects happen early in the pregnancy for the most part. An epidural happens in labor - it can't possibly cause a birth defect.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Culture: Gold standard is a culture. Go to your doc and get checked.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
As follows;: Cramping which starts out far apart and becomes more regular and more painful. You may leak fluid and may have bleeding. If you are ever unsure, check... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Likely nothing: Very common - with negative pregnancy tests you are likely experiencing just a variation in your normal cycle. Would repeat the pregnancy test in a fe... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Nope: I wish i had kept a list over my career of ways people feel like they can tell the gender of their unborn baby. Craving sugar is a fairly common one..... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Not endo: Your bleeding issues are not endometriosis - but several questions - pregnant? Current birth control? Cycles otherwise regular? Persistent bleeding as... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Maybe: The only major cycle change is it's absence if you get pregnant. But other than that, being sexually active does not change your cycle.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
No: Taking testosterone won't mess up a pregnancy test.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Check with doc: If that is what it was prescribed for, then of course you should. If not, then check with your doc right away to figure out your breathing status.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Up to 1 of 3 women will have some spotting the first trimester. Best to check with your obgyn to make sure everything is fine.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Many options: Can be normal. Are your periods still on time and just heavy or has the schedule changed too? Short course of birth control pills can often make it ri... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Likely not: As much as it seems like your stres could hurt your baby, unless it is keeping you from eating, drinking, and being healthy, then your baby is very li... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Usually no: Vinegar (or any acidic liquid) can help with bacterial vaginosis but is not a treatment for yeast infections.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
No: Plan b has nothing to do with it. If the condom broke only 1 day after your period ended, it is very unlikely that you ovulated. So adding Plan B to t... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Options: Weight loss is the first line but can also be treated surgically good luck.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Depends: If you are taking the toprol (metoprolol) for hypertension, there can be some risk with birth control pills. You can be monitored closely by your doc ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Cycle: Can be more sore/tender in the 2nd half of your cycle. If your period is late, obviously you need to do a pregnancy test. Good luck.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Many factors: Overall, the risk of birth defect is in the 2-4% range. But multiple other factors can change that - maternal age is the biggest, but also consider yo... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Why switching?: Really shouldn't be any, unless you were having problems with loestrin24...Hopefully the switch will fix any problem you were experiencing. If you wer... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Both: It is both common and normal.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Yes: Keep in mind, you are 48. At 48, it is very common to have irregular periods anyway. How long has the iud been in? Mirena (levonorgestrel) or paragard... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
No: Drinking alcohol doesn't cause bleeding.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Either early or fals: Home tests, when positive, should be very clear. I admire you for making sure of the time - that's a very common mistake. Your best bet is to contact ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
??: Do you mean does having a Mirena (levonorgestrel) make you feel pregnant? No. It shouldn't.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Depends on start dat: If you start it the sunday after your period starts, it will be effective immediately (that cycle). If you start it an any other time, it won't be eff... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Missed ovulation: You likely simply didn't ovulate - there are any number of reasons, but in the vast majority, it will self-correct. If it persists, see your obgyn to... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Could be UTI: Not likely to be anything bad but the only way to know what is going on is to have your obgyn do a urinalysis and find out. Good luck!
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
20% at most: If you and the man are the 2 most fertile folks on the planet, and you had unprotected sex at the time of ovulation, you have about a 1 in 5 chance on... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Potentially: It depends on why you have them. If you have pco, it can reduce your fertility. If you have normal cycles and the cysts go away on their own, then the... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
You won't like this: Abstinence...Of course. Beyond that, Mirena (levonorgestrel) or Implanon are extremely effective, have little or no drug-drug interactions, and you... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Many: Could be inflammation from shaving, could be infected, could be yeast infection causing the itching. See your obgyn to have an exam and get the rig... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Not sure what you me: Levlen (ethinyl estradiol and levonorgestrel) is a birth control pill - what do you mean by your skin adapting? I'm confused...
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Depends: It's obviously out now, since you know about it. The danger is similar to a retained tampon - infection. If you are well and have no abnormal discharg... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Depends: How recently was the hysterectomy? If recent, fluids in the pelvis can irritate the diaphragm and cause back and rib pain. But more concerning is the ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Yes but...: It's about body fluids. Sex, IV drug abuse or blood exposure. Non-penetrative sex with an hiv+ partner can still expose you through any breaks in your... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Spelling?: I can't find that drug listed anywhere - are you sure of the spelling? Is it the antibiotic cefuroxime? The cephalosporin antibiotics are considered s... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Shouldn't: Those large veins in the labia can look very alarming - but as soon as the baby is born, all the pressure is relieved and they will decompress right a... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Yes but...: Stress is something that we really can't "test" for - that is, there is no way to determine how much "stress" you have...It does appear that women und... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
VERY early: An HCG of 9 is just barely positive in our lab. You can certainly get it repeated in 48-72 hours to see if it is going up appropriately. Congratula... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Dec 14, 2013
Dr. Newman is simply amazing! He delivered all 3 of my children. I absolutely loved having him as my doctor! He spent ample time with me at my visits, and answered all of my questions. I was so sa...Read More
HealthTap member
Apr 5, 2015
11 years ago in Tucson, AZ, you & Dr. Hallum performed endometrial CA surgery. I appreciate your expertise, kindness & humor. I am CA free still, happily married 9 years & grateful! - Terri Schulz #...Read More
HealthTap member
Jan 7, 2015
Dr.Newman was one of the best doctors I've ever had...I had two miscarriages and when I went to see him ,he was very caring ,I hate he moved (live in Va) I highly recommend him...
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Thank you so much doctor i will see a obgyn asap and no i am not using any birth control and no longer breastfeeding, so it does concern me.
HealthTap member
Thank you so much for anwsering back, I really appericate it. To get it right dont take a test until I miss my next period. Thank you Kels
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Would my body realise that I'm pregnant before the next day comes.? Can you become pregnant in the same day as having sexual intercorse.?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York University School of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1992MD

Awards

Most Influential, First Place, Kingsport, TN - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Third Place, Kingsport, TN - Winter
2013
Top Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Second Place, Virginia - Winter
2013

Affiliations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Board of OBGYN (ABOG)
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