Daniel Newman MD

Daniel S. Newman, MD

Henry Ford Health System
Director, Hoenselaar ALS Clinic
Clinical Vice Chair, Department of Neurology, Henry Ford Hospital

Areas of Interest

Using clinical trials and observational studies to develop new ALS patient treatments

Dr. Newman is focused on providing multidisciplinary care to persons with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). He is particularly interested in treatment that maintains independent breathing and swallowing function for patients. An element of his care regimen includes offering patients the opportunity to participate in research. This includes joining clinical drug trials and observational studies.


  • MD, University of Michigan, 1983
  • Internship, Henry Ford Hospital, Transitional, 1984
  • Residency, Henry Ford Hospital, Neurology-Vascular, 1987
  • Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, Mayo Clinic, 1989