Dr. James Forrester, MD

Dr. James Forrester, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
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Dr. James Forrester, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of Louisville School of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and gynecology.

3940 Dupont Cir

Louisville, KY 40207

Contact Information

(502) 895-1111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Symptomatic Menopause
very high
more than 98% of peers
Perimenopause
very high
more than 98% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Forrester'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

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

56  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Louisville Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Louisville Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • University Louisville Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forrester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forrester's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forrester to family and friends
15 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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Dr. Forrester's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He is an amazing Dr. Very Personable, down to earth!!! Exceptionally knowledgeable!!!
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Dr. Forrester and his staff are THE BEST! He does a complete and thorough evaluation. Tells you what is going on during every minute and what he sees. For instance, he even cleans your belly button out! OMG! So be prepared for a more than the usual 15 minute in and out visit, next patient...more
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