OVMC and EORH Welcome Board-Certified Endocrinologist

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

WHEELING, W.Va. – Ohio Valley Medical Center and East Ohio Regional Hospital are pleased to announce Kaye-Anne Lorraine Newton, M.D., has joined the hospitals' medical teams.

Newton is an endocrinologist who is board-certified in internal medicine and endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism. She earned her medical degree at Howard's University in Washington D.C., and she joins OVMC with experience in treating a wide range of patients with disorders of the endocrine system. Her professional affiliations are extensive with membership with the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, American Medical Association, American College of Physicians, and the Endocrine Society.

“I am pleased to be treating patients in the Ohio Valley, and the caring support staff at OVMC and I share a goal to help improve our patients' health,” said Newton. “I place a large emphasis on patient education so they can control their disorders.”

Newton specializes in diagnosing and treating endocrine disorders, which include diabetes, thyroid conditions, pituitary diseases, and calcium, growth and hormone disorders in adult patients.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Newton, who is a highly trained endocrinologist, to our hospital,” said Michael Caruso, president and CEO of Ohio Valley Health Services and Education Corporation. “I am impressed with Dr. Newton's ability to individualize her patients' treatment with a caring demeanor. Dr. Newton's patients will continue to receive the highest standard of care, and we are fortunate to have her on our team.”

Newton is currently accepting new patients. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 304-234-8452.

Ohio Valley Medical Center, located in Wheeling, W. Va., and East Ohio Regional Hospital, located in Martins Ferry, Ohio, are a 340-bed combined organization with more than 1,600 employees providing the area’s only comprehensive orthopedic centers of excellence, behavioral and mental health services and board certified emergency services on both sides of the Ohio River. We are the Ohio Valley's community hospitals.