Dr. Imelda De Forest, MD

Dr. Imelda De Forest, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
60 y/o
12 reviews

Accepting new patients

Dignity Health Medical Group - Ventura County

943 W 7th St

Oxnard, CA 93030
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Learn about Dr. De Forest

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.
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Dr. De Forest's Experience

Dr. De Forest's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


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

Board Certifications

Dr. De Forest does not have any board certifications listed.


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


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Neonatal Care
  • Newborn Circumcision
  • Newborn and Well-Child Care
  • 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.


  • University Of Santo Tomas, Manila
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Santo Tomas, Faculty Of Medicine And Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • King-Drew
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Kaiser Fndn Hospital Of La
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. De Forest has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. De Forest has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Ilocano
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. De Forest accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • ChoiceCare Network
    Choice Care (Humana)
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
  • Health Net
  • Health Net of California
    Large Group HMO
    Large Group PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare HMO
    United Healthcare

Hospitals where Dr. De Forest has admitting priveleges

St. John's Regional Medical Center
1600 N Rose Ave
Oxnard, CA 93030
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St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital
2309 Antonio Ave
Camarillo, CA 93010
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