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Dr. Joseph Matthew Forbess, MD
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Dr. Joseph Matthew Forbess, MD

Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon)
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    Overview

    Dr. Joseph Forbess, MD is a Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon), who primarily practices in Baltimore, MD with 2 additional practice locations. He is board certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and American Board of Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Forbess completed his residency at Duke University Medical Center. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Surgeons, American Heart Association, Council on Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Society of Thoracic Surgeons, and Southern Thoracic Surgical Association. Dr. Forbess is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Forbess’s practice accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Cigna, Humana Health, Medicaid, Medicare, UnitedHealthcare and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Forbess’s office at (667) 214-1718.
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Thoracic Surgeon (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgeon)

    Education & Training

    Duke University Med Center (Internship)

    Duke University Medical Center (Residency)

    Duke University Medical Center (Internship)

    Duke University Medical Center, Thoracic Surgery (Fellowship)

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Practice

    419 W Redwood St Ste 300

    Baltimore, MD 21201

    (667) 214-1718

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    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    5323 Harry Hines Blvd

    Dallas, TX 75390

    (214) 456-5000

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    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    5323 Harry Hines Boulevard

    Dallas, TX 75390

    (214) 456-5000

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    Recognitions

    Memberships & Associations

    American College of Cardiology

    Member

    American College of Surgeons

    Member

    American Heart Association, Council on Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery

    Member

    Society of Thoracic Surgeons

    Member

    Southern Thoracic Surgical Association

    Member

    Awards

    Texas Super Doctors

    Harvard College Scholarship

    John Harvard Scholarship

    Top Pediatric Specialist - Named by D Magazine

    Heller School for Social Policy/Management, Brandeis University

    TSFRE Scholarship - Leadership Program in Health Policy & Management

    AmSECT Pediatric Conference, Atlanta, Georgia

    Meritorius Service Award

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Joseph Forbess accepting new patients?

    Yes, Joseph Forbess is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Joseph Forbess offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Forbess's office at (667) 214-1718 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Joseph Forbess offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Forbess's office at (667) 214-1718 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Joseph Forbess speak?

    Joseph Forbess speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Joseph Forbess have?

    Joseph Forbess is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.

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