Dr. Cynthia Forsthoff, MD

Dr. Cynthia Forsthoff, MD

Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
66 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Cynthia Forsthoff, MD is an oncology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. She specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

Oncology Hematology Consultants

2653 Elm Ave Ste 300

Long Beach, CA 90806
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Forsthoff performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
more than 88% of peers
more than 62% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 47% of peers

Dr. Forsthoff'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.

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

53  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Md
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forsthoff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forsthoff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forsthoff to family and friends
10 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Forsthoff's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr Forsthoff is a confident experienced doctor who knows her stuff. She also had a very calm demeanour which is helpful especially as it relates to cancer prevention and treatment discussions.
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