Dr. Mervyn Forman, MD

Dr. Mervyn Forman, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Mervyn Forman, MD is a cardiology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1974 and specializes in cardiology and internal medicine.

960 Johnson Ferry Rd NE Ste 200

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 446-1900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Murmur
normal
more than 74% of peers
Heart Disease
normal
more than 73% of peers
Chest Pain
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more than 71% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

41  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • 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
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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 The Witwatersrand, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Addington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Johannesburg
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forman's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forman to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

There’s not enough space in this tiny box to express my gratitude and respect for Dr. Forman.We met with a handful of cardiologists in Atl and in another state.We had many unanswered questions relating to my husband’s condition. Some of those questions are impossible to answer,but Dr. Forman was...more
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Dr. Forman took great care of me when I was admitted thru the ER and had been my Dr. ever since. I have the utmost confidence and respect for him and his staff. The are all caring and very kind.
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Excellent doctor.
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Dr. Forman is an excellent cardiologist. He's thorough and takes the time to answer our questions. He has a great bedside manor. He came recommended to us through several sources, including other doctors.
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Dr. Forman is what you want in a Doctor. He cares, he asks questions , he listens, and he has experience. Never rushed, his staff always calls you back. I would say the best way to describe him is he has a great " bedside manner".
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