Steven E. Newman, M.D.
Member of the Board of Directors
Foundation for Spinal Cord Injury Prevention, Care & Cure


Dr. Steve, who has more than 20 years of experience in neurology and neurorehabilitation, devotes part of his practice to working with severely injured spinal cord and head injury victims.

He has served as a medical consultant in neurology, neurorehabilitation, and electroencephalography for medical facilities such as the University of Michigan Medical Center, St. Mary's Hospital, the Oakland County Medical Care Facility and the Detroit Industrial Clinics. He is currently a medical consultant to the Detroit Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Hospital, and DMC Grace/Sinai Hospitals of Detroit. Dr. Steve also is a medical adviser to the Social Security Administration, Office of Hearings and Appeals and to the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Workers Compensation.

In addition to his medical practice, Dr. Steve holds teaching positions at several medical facilities including: the Department of Internal Medicine (Neurology) William Beaumont Hospital, and the Department of Internal Medicine (Neurology Section) DMC/Grace/Sinai Hospital. He has written numerous articles on neurological topics that have been published in leading medical publications and and he has presented many papers at professional conferences.

He has been certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners, the American Board of Qualification of Electroencephalography, Inc., the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, the American Board of Forensic Examiners and the American Board of Forensic Medicine. He's currently a member of the following organizations: the American Academy of Clinical Neurophysiology, American Academy of Neurology, American Association of Electromyography and Electrodiagnoses, the American College of Legal Medicine, American College of Forensic Examiners in Medicine, American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States, Michigan Neurological Association, Michigan Spinal Cord/Traumatic Brain Injury Advisory Committee of the Community Public Health Agency for the State of Michigan, the World Neurological Association and the National Association of Disability Evaluating Physicians.

He received his undergraduate degree from Albion College in Albion Michigan and his M.D. degree from the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor Michigan. He also has done post graduate work as a research associate in the Experimental Neurology Laboratory at the National Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke which is part of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda Maryland.



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