Dr. John Forward, MD

Dr. John Forward, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. John Forward, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Mine Hill, NJ and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1981 and specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

195 US Highway 46 Ste 102

Mine Hill, NJ 07803

Contact Information

(973) 366-6060

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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

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very high
more than 98% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 97% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 96% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

178  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Barnabas Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Hackensack Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forward has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forward's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forward to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Forward's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Forward is not the problem in this practice. The staff was off-putting. Linda was extremely rude and acted as if she had no time to help and acted as if I was an annoying pest. Extremely unprofessional. It's hard to go somewhere where you feel as if you're not of importance. Indifferent about...more
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My friend saw him 4 yrs, she had a few med. issues and saw a specialist in the office for her Diabetes, concerns left with this Dr WAS NEVER ADDRESSED , he awakened her at odd hours starting out with We have some good new and some not so good news or concerns AT 9:00 or later in the evening ??...more
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Great doctor. Compassionate, listens to you and takes his time.
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