Allison Newman

Assistant Professor


Allison Newman, MD, is faculty at the University of Minnesota Woodwinds Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program. Prior to joining the department in 2021, she completed a fellowship in obstetrics and practiced full-spectrum family medicine for four years through Contra Costa Health Services in the San Francisco Bay Area. In addition to caring for a primary care panel at a Federally Qualified Healthcare Center, she practiced and taught high-risk and surgical obstetrics, coordinated obstetrical emergency simulations, and provided clinic consultation for patients with congestive heart failure.

Service Summary

High-risk and surgical obstetrics, contraception/family planning, heart failure management, and an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) certified instructor.

Clinical Summary

Safe childbirth, contraception and family planning, breastfeeding medicine, Point of Care Ultrasound, chronic disease management, mental healthcare, health equity, and cultural competence in healthcare.