Dr. Andres Forero-Torres, MD

Dr. Andres Forero-Torres, MD

Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
(13)
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Dr. Andres Forero-Torres, MD is an oncology specialist in Birmingham, AL. He specializes in oncology.

619 19th Street South

Birmingham, AL 35249

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Forero-Torres performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
All Lymphoma
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Forero-Torres's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Forero-Torres does not have any board certifications listed.

78  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

Education data for Dr. Forero-Torres is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Forero-Torres has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forero-Torres' Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forero-Torres to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Forero-Torres' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

The staff is friendly and helpful. The doctor talked down on me, rushed through the appointment, dismissed my concerns. All he wanted to talk about was his own accomplishments, kept pushing for a research study and wanted me to sign up for it without even reading it. A nightmare.
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Anyone who would not give Dr. Forero five stars is hard for me to believe. I have been his patient for five years and I have referred numerous people to him with amazing results. I have total confidence in him and he is a leader in his field. I trusted him with my life five years ago and would...more
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Should of posted this a long time ago but actually didn't know this was available. Diagnosed with Breast Cancer in 2008, Dr. Forero-Torres is a warm caring compassionate Dr. I have yearly checkups and have been cancer free as of 2010. He never let me have a pity party and always lifted my spirits....more
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BC diagnosed by UAB Breast Care Center, Dec 2015. Many tests performed prior to learning I have Stage 4, Dr Forero prescribed Ibrance 100 mg and Letrozole 2.5 mg estrogen blocker for me beginning 1/28/16. My 2nd PET scan taken 3/2816 shows NO CANCER!!! I'm still in shock... Yes, it was Stage 4...more
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