Dr. Scott Forrer, MD

Dr. Scott Forrer, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(26)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Forrer, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Tucson, AZ. He is 61 years old and has been practicing for 32 years.

4015 E Paradise Falls Dr Ste 132

Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Information

(520) 721-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Headache
high
more than 88% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 86% of peers
Polyneuropathy
normal
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurology
1

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
23

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Tucson Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forrer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forrer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forrer to family and friends
2.0
based on 26 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Forrer's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Tucson, AZ |
AWFUL. Dr. Forrer refused to sincerely listen to my concerns about my TBI because there was a lawsuit involved (filed against the entity that caused my injury). So instead, he treated me like a child, and didn't take me seriously. I told him my concerns about the possibility of having a seizure,...more
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Tucson, AZ |
Dr. Forrer lacks empathy. His directions are not clear and he provides false information. He puts patients in danger by stopping medications cold turkey when it can cause serious side effects. His staff is verbally abusive, yells at patients and talks about problems with Dr. Forrer's practice in...more
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His tone of voice was hostile and adversarial during medical/health history questioning. While testing my reflexes he became so harsh I classify it as abusive. His excuse for not performing the EMG test, the only reason I made the appointment, alternated between saying I was in too much pain and...more
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Dr. Forrer accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Select PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Forrer has admitting privileges

Tucson Medical Center
5301 E Grant Rd
Tucson, AZ 85712
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