Dr. Pamela Deforest, MD

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Dr. Pamela Deforest, MD

Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy | Female

Montefiore Medical Group 1621 Eastchester Rd, Bronx, NY 10461 Get Directions
(718) 405-8040

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Dr. Deforest specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy and practices in Bronx, NY. She practices at 3 locations.

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3.3 based on 4 responses
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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I've been a patient for 10 years. She delivered my healthy 9 year old son. I've kept her as my primary GYN ever since. Highly recommended. My mom is even a patient of hers now after seeing how will she cared for me throughout my pregnancy and labor & delivery.
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Specialties

  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

Board Certifications

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  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Mastodynia
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Nausea
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

Procedures Performed

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for New York.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University

    Graduated in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    Bronx Municipal Hospital Center

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy
  • Board certified in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Deforest's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

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Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients