Dr. Thomas Newton Jr is a Professor in the Department of Surgery at McGovern Medical School.

Dr. Newton sees male and female patients who are 16 years of age and older. He enjoys the opportunity to diagnose, treat and discuss complex problems with with his patients, understanding that these issues are often awkward or embarrassing for the patient and/or family to discuss. Dr. Newton takes pride in treating each patient in a respectful manner.

Dr. Newton is a member of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Texas Medical Association, Harris County Medical Society, and Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. Dr. Newton has two beautiful teenage daughters who are excellent students and competitive swimmers. He loves talking sports with patients and anyone else who will partake.


BS, Zoology/Chemistry, Eastern Illinois University, 1985-1989
MD, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 1991-1995
General Surgery, Indiana University Medical Center, 1995-2001
Colon and Rectal Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, 2001-2002

Clinic Locations

UT Physicians Colon and Rectal Clinic at Peakwood
800 Peakwood Drive, Suite 2C
Houston, TX 77090

UT Physicians Colon and Rectal Clinic at The Woodlands
9200 Pinecroft, Suite 320
The Woodlands, TX 77380