Dr. Karen Forsman, MD

Dr. Karen Forsman, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Karen Forsman, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Saint Louis, MO. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

969 N Mason Rd Ste 235

Saint Louis, MO 63141

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
Boil
very high
more than 95% of peers
Lipomas
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dry Skin
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Warts

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Procedures

  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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

  • Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Barnes Jewish Hospital S Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forsman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forsman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forsman to family and friends
4.4
based on 13 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Forsman'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
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Worden IL |
Dr. Forsman is highly professional and genuinely cares about her patients. I wouldn't consider going elsewhere!
in St Louis, MO |
THE VERY BEST!!! She knows by touch the probability of the prognosis. I trust her with my 94 year old mother, both of my sons, my husband and all my friends. Cannot say enough good things about this woman. Selfishly, I hope to see her again soon! Sandy Davis
in St Louis, MO |
Thorough exams, friendly yet professional disposition. Competent Doctor with excellent reputation with other patients as well as with other doctors in the field. Caring and personable. Good office staff.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Forsman accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Forsman has admitting privileges

Barnes Jewish Hospital
One Barnes-Jewish Hospital Plaza
Saint Louis, MO 63110
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