Dr. Paul Forfia, MD

Dr. Paul Forfia, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Paul Forfia, MD is an advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from NEW YORK MED COLL in 2000 and specializes in advanced heart failure & transplant cardiology.

3401 N Broad St # 945

Philadelphia, PA 19140

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan

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very high
more than 92% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 86% of peers
Septal Defect
more than 70% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

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    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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My husband has complications from a Liver TIPs procedure. Severe breathing complications when we 1st met with Dr. Forfia who stated "I can fix this". Such relief with such a bold statement. Since then my husband no longer is on 24/7 oxygen-he is not on oxygen at all and hasn't been for months. As a...Read More
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Dr. Forfia is tops in his field and tops in my opinion. Every contact I had with him was professional and warm. His office functioned so well and responded to my needs. His ease with patients and their families is unusual as he explained everything I should expect, responded to each and every...Read More
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Brilliant physician! My father came to Dr. Forfia with a mixed and confused diagnosis. Dr. Forfia spent significant time with him, gained a true understanding of his condition and explained in simple terms what he felt was going on. He showed true compassion and care for an elderly man who was...Read More
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