Lucian Newman,Jr.,M.D.,F.A.C.S. has been in practice in Etowah County for over 30 years. He graduated from the University of Alabama School of Medicine and he completed his surgical residency at University Hospital in Birmingham in 1966. He has served as Chief of Staff at both local hospitals (Gadsden Regional Medical Center and Riverview Regional Medical Center). He is also a past President of the Alabama Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. In 1972 he started the Emergency Medical Training Program. The "Dr. Lucian Newman Jr. Outstanding Paramedic Award" is presented annually at Gadsden State Community College.
Lucian Newman, III,M.D., F.A.C.S. was born in Birmingham and grew up here in Gadsden. He attended the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his surgical residency in Atlanta. Dr. Newman, III has been involved in teaching laparoscopic surgery since 1990. He has published over 25 articles and 5 textbook chapters on related subjects. He has traveled both domestically and internationally to speak and instruct other surgeons on various aspects of laparoscopic surgery. He has served on the BC/BS physicians advisory for the past 9 years. He has served as the Chief Of Staff and Chief of Surgery at Riverview Regional Medical Center and on the advisory board at Gadsden Regional Medical Center and the Gadsden Surgery Center. He is the founder of ComplyMD a medical coding / documentation software.
Charles Leatherbury Newman,M.D., F.A.C.S. was also born in Birmingham and grew up in Gadsden. He attended the University of Alabama School of Medicine and completed his surgical residency at Georgia Baptist Medical Center in 1995. Dr. Newman has instructed other surgeons on laparoscopic surgery techniques at various international conferences around the world. Overseas instructional tours included 4 weeks in Russia and a week in Italy. He has also published several articles on surgical subjects. Dr. Newman is on the Board of Directors for East Alabama Emergency Medical Services Incorporated and also Chairman of East Alabama Regional Trauma Advisory Council. He has served as Chief of Surgery at both Riverview Regional and Gadsden Regional Medical Centers.
Steven M. Jackson, D.O. was born and raised in Coatesville, Pennsylvania. His college years were spent in Florida at Florida A&M. There he graduated with a BS in Physical Science. He obtained his doctorate at Oklahoma State University. He has been in practice at The Surgery Clinic, LLC since August 1, 2012.
Christopher Clark, D.O. grew up in Louisiana and Texas before graduating High School in Mississippi. He then served ten years in the U.S. Army in various locations around the world. Upon his completion of military service, Dr. Clark then attended Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Tulsa, Oklahoma, graduating in 2008. He completed his surgical training in Detroit, Michigan at Michigan State University where it was heavily loaded in Trauma Surgery. Dr. Clark's specialties include Trauma, Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery, Vascular and Vein Surgery as well as Endoscopy. His subspecialty is Thoracic Surgery, where he was trained and specializes in minimally invasive cancer surgery of the chest and lungs.