Dr. James Forsen, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  |  
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Age 56
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Dr. James Forsen, MD
Dr. James Forsen, MD is an ear, nose, and throat doctor who practices in Saint Louis, MO. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 29 years. Dr. Forsen is affiliated with Mercy Hospital St. Louis and Missouri Baptist Medical Center.

621 S New Ballas Rd Ste 622A

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 872-8338

Dr. James Forsen, MD

Dr. James Forsen, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Care Philosophy

As a Pediatric Otolaryngologist, I have the most extensive and comprehensive training, the widest range of treatment options, and the specialized expertise in dealing with children in treating children?s ear, nose, and throat disorders. I have acquired additional skills necessary to diagnose and treat common and complex disorders in the head and neck region in the smallest of newborns up to 17 year olds. With equipment and offices designed for children, our specially trained staff is dedicated
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Dr. Forsen's Experience

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Dr. Forsen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology and Pediatric Otolaryngology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)
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Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Infection
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Impacted Shoulders
  • Laryngitis
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Otitis Media
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsil Disorders
  • Tonsillitis
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Procedures

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Airway Reconstruction Surgery
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasal Packing for Epitaxis
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

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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

  • Princeton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Children's Hospital Boston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forsen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forsen to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews
Dr. Forsen'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
    31 to 45 minutes
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Dr. Forsen accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Forsen has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital St. Louis
615 S New Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63141
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Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 N Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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