Sanford Newmark, MD

Medical Director of the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
Pediatrician

Dr. Sanford Newmark is the medical director at the UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine and head of the center's Pediatric Integrative Neurodevelopmental Program. He treats children with autism, ADHD and other developmental or chronic childhood conditions, combining conventional medicine with nutrition, behavior management and other complementary modalities.

Newmark earned a medical degree at the University of Arizona College of Medicine in Tucson and completed a pediatrics residency at the school's University of Arizona Medical Center. After working as a general pediatrician in Tucson for 12 years, he returned to the University of Arizona for a fellowship in integrative medicine with Dr. Andrew Weil's Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine.

Newmark is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is a clinical professor in the pediatrics department at the UCSF School of Medicine.

Clinics

Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics
1545 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115

Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
1545 Divisadero St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115

More about Sanford Newmark

Education

University of Arizona College of Medicine 1984

Residencies

University of Arizona, University Medical Center, Pediatrics 1987

Fellowships

University of Arizona Health Science Center, Integrative Medicine 2003

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Newmark, Sanford. Rakel, David. Integrative Medicine. Chapter: The Integrative Treatment of Autism. 2011.
  2. Newmark, Sanford. ADHD without Drugs: A Parents Guide to the Integrative Treatment of ADHD. 2010.
  3. Adams JB, Baral M, Geis E, Mitchell J, Ingram J, Hensley A, Zappia I, Newmark S, Gehn E, Rubin RA, Mitchell K, Bradstreet J, El-Dahr J. Safety and efficacy of oral DMSA therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders: Part A--medical results. BMC Clin Pharmacol. 2009 Oct 23; 9:16.
  4. Adams JB, Baral M, Geis E, Mitchell J, Ingram J, Hensley A, Zappia I, Newmark S, Gehn E, Rubin RA, Mitchell K, Bradstreet J, El-Dahr J. Safety and efficacy of oral DMSA therapy for children with autism spectrum disorders: part B - behavioral results. BMC Clin Pharmacol. 2009 Oct 23; 9:17.
  5. Adams JB, Baral M, Geis E, Mitchell J, Ingram J, Hensley A, Zappia I, Newmark S, Gehn E, Rubin RA, Mitchell K, Bradstreet J, El-Dahr JM. The severity of autism is associated with toxic metal body burden and red blood cell glutathione levels. J Toxicol. 2009; 2009:532640.
  6. Newmark SC. Nutritional intervention in ADHD. Explore (NY). 2009 May-Jun; 5(3):171-4.
  7. Newmark,Sanford. Pediatric Integrative Medicine, Timothy Culbert, editor. Developmental/Behavioral pediatrics. 2009.
  8. Weber W, Newmark S. Complementary and alternative medical therapies for attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and autism. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2007 Dec; 54(6):983-1006; xii.
  9. Newmark, Sanford. Home Made Blended Formula Handbook , editors Klein and Morris. A Pediatricians Perspective on Home-Made Blended formula. 2007.
  10. Newmark, Sanford. Integrative medicine - David Rakel Editor. The Integrative Treatment of Autism. 2007.
  11. Newmark, Sanford. Integrative Medicine - editors Kligler, Benjamin and Lee, Roberta. Atopic Dermatitis. 2004.
  12. Newmark SC. ADHD and food sensitivity. Altern Ther Health Med. 2002 May-Jun; 8(3):18; author reply 18.

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