Provider Profile

Saint Luke’s Care Member

Provider Profile

Meggan R Newland, MD

Call to make an appointment 816-932-4500


Medical School
University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida, Miami Beach, FL
Dermatology/Wound Healing, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
Med/Dermatology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology

Clinical Interests

  • skin cancer screening
  • excisions of skin cancers and atypical moles
  • cosmetic procedures including botox and laser therapy
  • general dermatology for all ages and all genders


Meggan R. Newland, M.D. grew up in Altus, Okla. and attended the University of Notre Dame, where she graduated Cum Laude with a B.A. in English. She received her medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami. Dr. Newland began dermatology training as a wound healing fellow at the University of Miami Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, where she stayed to complete her dermatology residency, which included serving a year as Chief Resident.

Dr. Newland is board certified in Dermatology and joined Saint Luke’s Dermatology Specialists in 2007. She enjoys all areas of dermatology, including general medical dermatology, skin cancer screening, and cutaneous surgery. She sees patients of all ages.

Dr. Newland is involved with the Kansas City CARE clinic, initially as a volunteer dermatologist and currently as a member of the board of directors. She spends her time away from work with her husband and two daughters. 

Accepted Insurances

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Choice POS II Aexcel Local
  • Aetna Choice POS II Local
  • Aetna Elect Choice
  • Aetna Federal Employees Health Benefit Plan
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna HMO Local
  • Aetna Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Aetna Managed Choice
  • Aetna MDOT & Missouri State Highway Patrol
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Missouri Preferred
  • Aetna MU myChoice Health Program
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select Local
  • Aetna Signature Administrators (ASA)
  • Aetna Workers Comp
  • BCBS of Kansas (call provider)
  • BCBS of Kansas City (PPO)
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network
  • BCBS of Kansas City Freedom Network Select
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care
  • BCBS of Kansas City Preferred Care Blue
  • BCBS of Kansas City Traditional
  • Century Health Solutions (PPO)
  • Cigna (HMO)
  • Cigna (Open Access)
  • Cigna (PPO)
  • CompResults (WC)
  • Coventry Advantra Freedom (PPO)
  • Coventry Health and Life Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Choice of Northwest Missouri (PPO)
  • Healthcare USA-MC+ (Aetna Better Health)
  • HealthLink (HMO)
  • HealthLink (PPO) through Freedom Network
  • Home State Health Plan (Missouri practices)
  • Humana (PPOx)
  • Humana Choice Care (PPO)
  • Humana Choice PPO (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Humana Gold Choice Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus (HMO)
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO SNP
  • Humana SmartExpress PPO
  • Humana SmartNet PPO
  • Humana SmartSuite PPO
  • HumanaOne
  • Integrated Health Plan
  • Kansas Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Missouri Care (Missouri practices only)
  • Missouri Medicaid
  • MultiPlan/PCHS (PPO)
  • Occupational Health Management (WC)
  • OHARA Managed Care (WC)
  • ProviDRs Care Network (formerly WPPA)
  • Pyramid Life (Medicare Advantage PPO)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Sunflower State Health Plan (Kansas practices)
  • Triwest Veterans Affairs Patient Centered Community Care
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Reimbursement Account
  • United Healthcare Definity Health Savings Account
  • United Healthcare Golden Rule HMO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Managed Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United Healthcare Select Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DH-POS
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare DP
  • UnitedHealthcare Evercare RDP
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Choice Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Essential
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Complete Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare DH
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Plus Essential
  • US Department of Labor


Newland MR, Patel AR, Prieto L, Boulton AJ, Pacheco M, Kirsner RS.  Neuropathy and Gait Disturbances in Patients with Venous Disease: A Pilot Study. Arch Dermatol. 2009;145(4):485-486.

Chimento SM, Newland M, Ricotti C, Nistico S, Romanelli P.  A pilot study to determine the safety and efficacy of monochromatic excimer light in the treatment of vitiligo.  J Drugs Dermatol. 2008 Mar 7(3):258-63.

Charles C, Leon A, Banta MR, Kirsner RS.  Etanercept for the treatment of refractory pyoderma gangrenosum: a brief series.  Int J Dermatol. 2007 Oct;46(10): 1095-9.

Banta MR, Ma F, Bravata DM, Kirsner RS, Federman DG.  Incidence of and factors associated with achieving target lipid levels in patients with peripheral arterial disease.  J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Jul;21(7):711-4.

Banta MR, Falabella AF.  Wound Bed Preparation and Debridement.  In: Wound Healing, ed. By Anna F. Falabella and Robert S. Kirsner. Taylor and Francis Group, LLC, 2005:397-408.

Levy D, Banta MR, Kirsner RS. Refractory pyoderma gangrenosum peristomal ulcer and sinus tract treated with micronized cadaveric dermis.  J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Jun;52(6):1104.

Levy D, Banta MR, Charles CA, Eaglstein WH, Kirsner RS. Cymetra: A Treatment Option for Recfractory Ulcers.  Wounds. 20004; 16:359-63.

Banta MN, Eaglstein WH, Kirsner RS.  Healing of refractory sinus tracts by dermal matrix injection with Cymetra.  Dermatol Surg. December 2003. 29(8):863-6.

Banta MN, Kirsner RS.  Modulating diseased skin with tissue engineering: actinic purpura treated with Apligraf.  Dermatol Surg. December 2002. 28(12):1103-1106.

Newland MR, Weinstein A, Kerdel F.  Rapid response to Infliximab in severe pustular psoriasis, von Zumbusch type. International Journal of Dermatology July 2002. 41(7): 449-452.

On Staff At

  • Anderson County Hospital
  • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City