Dr. Mervyn B. Forman, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 64

960 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Suite 530
Atlanta, GA 30342
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Hospital Quality

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Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta, GA 30342
Northside Hospital
1000 Johnson Ferry Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30342

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Appointments & Offices

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Cardiovascular Associates of Sandy Springs
Cardiovascular Associates of Sandy Springs
960 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Suite 530
Atlanta, GA 30342
975 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Suite 340
Atlanta, GA 30342
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    Dr. Forman's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1983
    • Internal Medicine, 1982
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    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
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    Background Check for Dr. Forman

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • 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

    University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Addington
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Johannesburg
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    Vanderbilt University
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Forman & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Forman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Forman has admitting privileges:

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    • Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta

    • Northside Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Forman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forman to family and friends

    19 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Forman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 19 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Forman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    19 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Forman accepting new patients?

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    Office Locations

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    Cardiovascular Associates of Sandy Springs
    960 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Suite 530
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 446-1900 (Office)
    (404) 446-1901 (Fax)
    B
    975 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Suite 340
    Atlanta, GA 30342
    (404) 256-0121 (Office)
    (404) 843-0355 (Fax)
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