Dr. Lindsy Forbess, MD

Dr. Lindsy Forbess, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
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Dr. Lindsy Forbess, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in rheumatology.

8631 W 3rd St Ste 700E

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

(310) 854-3539

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Gout
very high
more than 99% of peers
Lupus
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • UCLA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Columbia University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forbess' Reviews

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3.4

Based on 5 reviews

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Dr. Forbess is a wonderfully rare doctor whose primary concern is to help the patient feel well. She is thorough, kind, empathetic, and literally everything that you’d want in a doctor: an extraordinarily capable and thorough physician, who doesn’t treat you like an object, and instead treats you...Read More
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Nichole G. in Los Angeles, CA – Dec 02, 2017
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I have been Dr. Forbess' patient for over a year now and since my very first visit, Dr. Forbess has always been warm, attentive, thorough and compassionate. She was recommended to me by a leading New York City Rheumatologist and I feel so fortunate and blessed to have found her. She's been by my...Read More
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Meryl M. in Los Angeles, CA – Aug 31, 2017
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Not that thorough, doesn't remember details about medical issues (and is so rushed that she doesn't consult her notes before coming in the room) and asks her mother, who works in the same practice, her opinion before making decisions. Do not recommend Dr. Forbess.
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Los Angeles, CA – Apr 06, 2016
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