Dr. Stephen Forman, MD

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Specializes in Hematology & Oncology • Male • Age 66

1500 Duarte Rd
Duarte, CA 91010
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Dr. Forman's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

City of Hope Helford Clinical Research Hospital
1500 East Duarte Road
Duarte, CA 91010

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Forman

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
City of Hope
City of Hope Duarte Office
1500 Duarte Rd
Duarte, CA 91010
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    Dr. Forman's Experience

    Dr. Forman's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Hematology & Oncology
    • Adult Hematology
    • Hematology
    • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Related to Alkylating Agent
    • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Related to Topoisomerase Type II Inhibitor
    • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
    • Adult T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • B-Cell Lymphoma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
    • Chronic Leukemia
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Cutaneous Lymphoma
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Follicular Lymphoma
    • Gastric Lymphoma
    • Graft vs Host Disease
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukemia
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
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    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma of the Bone
    • Lymphoma of the Brain
    • Lymphoma of the Breast
    • Lymphoma, AIDS-Related
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Lymphoma, Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue
    • Lymphoma, Small Cleaved-Cell, Diffuse
    • Lymphosarcoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndrome Associated With Isolated Del(5q) Chromosome Abnormality
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Orbital Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Malignant Lymphoma
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • T-Cell Lymphoma of the Skin
    • Thalassemia
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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 Southern California Keck School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Harbor UCLA Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Harbor UCLA Medical Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    L.A. County/Usc Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Forman & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    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 City of Hope Helford Clinical Research Hospital where Dr. Forman has admitting privileges:

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    • City of Hope Helford Clinical Research Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Forman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forman to family and friends

    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Forman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 3 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Forman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    3 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    3 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Forman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Affiliated Health Funds
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Benefit Panel Services
    • Blue Shield of California
    • Care 1st Health Plan
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • Three Rivers Provider Network
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    City of Hope
    City of Hope Duarte Office
    1500 Duarte Rd
    Duarte, CA 91010
    (800) 826-4673 (Office)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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