Dr. Imelda V. De Forest, MD

Dr. Imelda V. De Forest, MD

Pediatrics | Female | 59 years old

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Dignity Health Medical Group - Ventura County
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Pediatrics
    • Adolescent Medicine
    • Child & Adolescent Medicine
    • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

    Conditions Treated

    • Acne
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis
    • Asthma
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Bronchitis
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Dermatitis
    • Dyshydrotic Eczema
    • Ear Infection
    • Eye Infections
    • Infections
    • Nasopharyngitis
    • Obesity
    • Otitis Media
    • Pediatric Attention Deficit (ADD)
    • Pediatric Diseases
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Rash
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Infections

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Circumcision, Infant
    • Immunization
    • Infant Care
    • Neonatal Care
    • Newborn and Well-Child Care
    • Newborn Circumcision
    • Physical Examination
    • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
    • Primary Care for Adolescents
    • School Physicals
    • Sports Physical Examination
    • Vaccination
    • Well Baby Care
    • Well Child Examination

    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.

    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine And Surgery

      Graduated in 1980

    • Internship Hospital
      King-Drew

      Completed in 1992

    • Residency Hospital
      Kaiser Fndn Hospital Of La

      Completed in 1994

    • Undergraduate School
      University of Santo Tomas, Manila

      Graduated in 1976

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Ilocano
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Pediatrics
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. De Forest's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. De Forest

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    Dr. De Forest's Care Philosophy

    As a Pediatrician and Mom, I believe that it takes a village to raise a child . I consider myself as part of the team in raising and caring for your child .I offer availability, compassion, experience and expertise in the medical care of your child.