Dr. Kathryn Forbes, MD

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Specializes in Neonatal Medicine • Female • Age 46

4121 Dutchmans Ln Ste 301
Louisville, KY 40207
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Dr. Forbes' Specialties

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Baptist Health Louisville
4000 Kresge Way
Louisville, KY 40207
Norton Womens's and Kosair Children's Hospital
4001 Dutchmans Ln
Louisville, KY 40207

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Kosair Childrens Neonatal Specs
NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE EXPERTS
4121 Dutchmans Ln Ste 301
Louisville, KY 40207
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    Dr. Forbes' Experience

    Specialties

    • Neonatal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    • Pediatrics
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    George Washington School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Forbes & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Forbes' Hospital Quality

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    • Baptist Health Louisville

    • Frankfort Regional Medical Center

    • Kosair Children's Hospital

    • Norton Womens's and Kosair Children's Hospital

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    Office Locations

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    Kosair Childrens Neonatal Specs
    NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE EXPERTS
    4121 Dutchmans Ln Ste 301
    Louisville, KY 40207
    (502) 452-9915 (Office)
    (502) 896-2527 (Fax)
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    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Forbes
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
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    18 – 24 years old
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