Dr. Farzad Forohar, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 53

50 Route 111 Ste 302
Smithtown, NY 11787
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Dr. Forohar's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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Hospital Quality

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Saint Catherine of Siena Medical Center
50 Middle Country Road
Smithtown, NY 11787

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North Shore Digestive Medicine, P.C.
Farzad Forohar MD
50 Route 111 Ste 302
Smithtown, NY 11787
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    Dr. Forohar's Experience

    Dr. Forohar's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Anoscopy
    • Bile Duct Procedure
    • Biliary Drainage
    • Bravo pH Testing
    • Capsule Endoscopy
    • Colon Cancer Screening
    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Colorectal Cancer Screening
    • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
    • Endoscopic Polypectomy
    • Endoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • ERCP With Spincterotomy
    • Fecal Impaction Removal
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colitis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
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    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Liver Diseases and Disorders
    • Malnutrition
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Forohar

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Pecsi Orvostudomanyi Egyetem
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    Montefiore Albert Einstein
    Complete in 1993

    Residency Hospital

    Montefiore Albert Einstein
    Complete in 1995

    Fellowship Hospital

    Montefiore Albert Einstein
    Complete in 1999

    Undergraduate Schools

    Rutgers University
    Graduated in 1981
    University Of Arkansas
    Graduated in 1985
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Forohar & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Forohar's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forohar to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    44 responses

    Dr. Forohar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    44 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    44 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    44 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    45 responses

    Experience with Dr. Forohar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    44 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    44 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    44 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    42 responses

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    Office Locations

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    North Shore Digestive Medicine, P.C.
    Farzad Forohar MD
    50 Route 111 Ste 302
    Smithtown, NY 11787
    (631) 724-5300 (Office)
    (631) 724-5400 (Fax)
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