Dr. John Forman, MD

Dr. John Forman, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. John Forman, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, and more.

515 Abbott Rd Ste 310

Buffalo, NY 14220

Contact Information

(716) 923-9650

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
normal
more than 77% of peers
Thrombosis
normal
more than 65% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Forman'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Forman "I am a member of Trinity Cardiology, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient s individual healthcare needs are met."

4  Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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47  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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 Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Rochester Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Alabama Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forman's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forman to family and friends
19 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Forman'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

I found the group to be a great team. the service was excellent.
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highly likely, very happy with care
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I am so thankful that Dr. Foreman was recommended to me for my open heart surgery. He and his entire team; Brian, Jill, and the Administrative staff were professional, caring and compassionate with my care. Dr. Foreman made the effort to explain everything to my family on the day of surgery,...more
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I realized after I left my first review that I failed to mention Dr. Forman's staff. First of all, he is an outstanding surgeon. His caring for his patients is above reproach. His staff is equally the same, and the office atmosphere is very comforting, as well. Brian Hill, his PA, is excellent....more
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I was fortunate to have dr forman on my case. wonderful person and great surgeon. brian was great with followup. visits. I feel very lucky to have received such great care from people I knew nothing about
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