Dr. Brian Forbes, MD

Dr. Brian Forbes, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Brian Forbes, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in ophthalmology.

3400 Civic Center Blvd

Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 5 More

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more than 68% of peers
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1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

10  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Umdnj New Jersey Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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