Dr. Stephen Forner, MD

Dr. Stephen Forner, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 68
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Dr. Stephen Forner, MD is a neurology specialist in Truckee, CA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1976 and specializes in neurology.

10710 Donner Pass Rd Fl 2

Truckee, CA 96161

Contact Information

(530) 582-7488

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Migraine
very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Forner'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Graduate Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Stanford U Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • U Tex
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Forner does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Forner and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Forner's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forner to family and friends
28 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (21)

Dr. Forner'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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I have seen many neurologists and headache specialists for a chronic condition. I was surprised how well my experience at my first visit was since I saw his low ratings. However the next time around I see it - he has a poor bedside manner and is not compassionate. You might think that he could...more
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Dr Forner is one of the most compitant doctors I have ever seen. He goes straight to the point and has a plan to work every aspect of a situation. I have great confidence in his work and his skills. He really does care about his patients.
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Dr Forner has a very compassionate nature, and is very reassuring. He seems very knowledgeable and explains things so you understand. If you have questions, he takes the time to answer and that you understand fully. His staff is nice and friendly.
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