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Dr. Joseph Forney Sr, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Forney Sr

Arkansas Heart Hospital

1701 S Shackleford Rd Little Rock, AR 72211

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(501) 219-7000


Dr. Joseph Forney Sr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Columbia in 1978 and specializes in cardiology.


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Dr. Forney Sr accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
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Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
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Dr. Forney Sr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forney Sr treats Chest Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Forney Sr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forney Sr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Forney Sr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forney Sr treats Heart Palpitations more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Forney Sr treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Forney Sr's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Forney Sr, MD is a cardiology specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Columbia in 1978 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1983
U Mo
Fellowship Hospital
1981
U Nebr
Residency Hospital
1979
U Nebr
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Missouri School Of Medicine-Columbia
Medical School
1983
1981
1979
1978

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