Dr. Shanon Forseter, MD

Dr. Shanon Forseter, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Shanon Forseter, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Creve Coeur, MO and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

522 N New Ballas Rd Ste 201

Creve Coeur, MO 63141

Contact Information

(314) 994-1241

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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

Pregnancy Ultrasound
very high
more than 95% of peers
Endometriosis
normal
more than 81% of peers
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
normal
more than 72% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

107  Conditions Treated

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137  Procedures

  • 3D Ultrasound
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Ablation
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Adhesiolysis
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Amniocentesis
  • Amniotomy
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Assisted Reproductive Technique
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Birth Control
  • Bladder Repair Surgery
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Breast Exam
  • Breastfeeding Counseling
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Cervical Cerclage
  • Circumcision
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Condyloma Destruction
  • Condyloma Fulguration
  • Couples Therapy
  • Cryoablation
  • Cryosurgery
  • C-Section
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Cystectomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Diet Counseling
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endoscopy
  • Episiotomy Repair
  • Excision
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Exploratory Surgery
  • Fallopian Tube Recanalization
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Planning Services
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Ultrasound
  • Fibroid Tumor Surgery
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Breast
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Laser Surgery
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hydrothermal Endometrial Ablation
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysteroscopy Sterilization
  • Immunization
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Infertility Treatment
  • In-Office Endometrial Ablation
  • Intra Uterine Insemination
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Endocrine Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Surgery
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lupron Injection
  • Manual Removal of Placenta
  • Marital Counseling
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
  • Natural Childbirth
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovulation Induction
  • Pain Management
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pelvic Surgery
  • Pelviscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Prenatal Care and Counseling
  • Pre-Operative Care
  • Primary Care for Adolescents
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Perineal Laceration
  • Repair Vaginal and-or Cervical Lacerations
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Sex Therapy
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Sonography
  • Sterilization
  • Stitches
  • Suture Uncomplicated Lacerations
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Ultrasound, Transvaginal
  • Urinalysis
  • Urinary Incontinence Surgery
  • Uterine Artery Embolization
  • Uterine Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Venipuncture
  • Wound Care and Management

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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 Missouri-Kansas City
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Missouri
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University of Missouri
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forseter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forseter's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forseter to family and friends
35 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
    (33)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Forseter'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He is very personable. I felt very at ease with him and he is willing to perform sterilizations on women who have no children, something I have been looking for.... for years.
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I cannot say enough great things about Dr. Forseter! My husband and I both recommend him to friends we know who are starting families. I had a rough second pregnancy, but Dr. Forseter and his amazing staff helped in every way possible, leaving me feeling comfortable and confident in my care. He...more
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Dr. Forseter is an amazing doctor!! I am pregnant with my first child and have really bad anxiety. Due to the pregnancy I am not taking meds to control my anxiety. He is very understanding and helps talk me through any of my fears. He does not judge me when I need to go in for an extra...more
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All around amazing Dr. Will continue to see him as long as possible. I will continue to recommend him to any and everyone I know looking for a Dr.
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Multiple losses made me believe that I would never be able to get pregnant. From our initial consultation, he gave me hope. Not only was he proactive in helping me get pregnant but he was also very admit on finding the causes of my loses to prevent reoccurance. I had minor complications throughout...more
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