L. Kristin Newby, MD, MHS L. Kristin Newby, MD, MHS

L. Kristin Newby, MD, MHS

Cardiologist

4.8 out of 5  (47 ratings, 12 reviews)
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Below are the plans currently accepted in 2018. There are some changes to the plans accepted beginning January 1, 2019. More information will become available on PlanForDuke.com.

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919-668-8805 Office number
919-668-7056
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Insurance

Duke Health contracts with most major health insurance carriers and transplant networks, including the ones listed below. Before scheduling your appointment, we strongly recommend you contact your insurance company to verify that the Duke Health location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network. Your insurance company will also be able to inform you of any co-payments, co–insurances, or deductibles that will be your responsibility. If you proceed in scheduling an appointment and your health insurance benefits do not participate with Duke, your out of pocket liability may be higher. We will contact you regarding your coverage and patient liability. If you are uninsured, learn more about our financial assistance policy.

Below are the plans currently accepted in 2018. There are some changes to the plans accepted beginning January 1, 2019. More information will become available on PlanForDuke.com.

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WHERE I PROVIDE CARE
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ABOUT ME

I am a general cardiologist who treats patients with a broad range of heart questions, concerns, and problems that may range from prevention of heart disease to acute cardiac care and include conditions, such as high blood pressure and cholesterol, coronary artery disease and heart attacks and their sequelae, long-term follow-up of heart disease patients, and heart disease in women.

LANGUAGES I SPEAK
English
LEARN MORE ABOUT ME
Training
EDUCATION
MD, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1987
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 1987-1990
FELLOWSHIP
Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center, 1990-1993
BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease
Clinical Focus and Research
PUBLICATIONS
View L. Newby's publications on PubMed
Ratings and Reviews

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Overall provider rating
4.8 out of 5 (47 ratings, 12 reviews)
PATIENT REVIEWS
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Industry Relationships and Collaborations
This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.
  • ACC-Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care
  • American Heart Association
  • AstraZeneca Healthcare Foundation
  • BioKier
  • CAMC Health Education and Research
  • Demerx
  • JACC Basic to Translational Science
  • Medscape ( WebMD HLTH Corp.)
  • Merck and Company, Inc
  • Metanomics
  • NIH
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Roche Diagnostics