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Dr. Andrew Forster, MD

Internal Medicine*
4.8 (383)
Map Pin Small Coral Gables, FL
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience
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Overview of Dr. Andrew Forster, MD

Dr. Andrew Forster, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Coral Gables, FL. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 31 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Tulane University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Baptist Hospital of Miami, South Miami Hospital and West Kendall Baptist Hospital. Dr. Forster, completed a residency at University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fla.. Patients rated Dr. Forster an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Forster works at Baptist Health Primary Care | Coral Gables (Belmont Village) in Coral Gables, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Forster's Office Locations

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    Baptist Health Primary Care | Coral Gables (Belmont Village)
    4101 Salzedo St, Coral Gables, FL 33146 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (786) 568-7353

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    • Aetna
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    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
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    • Global Excel Insurance
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    • Molina Healthcare
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    4.8
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    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1437185691
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fla.
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fla.|University Of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospita|University Of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Tulane University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Baptist Hospital of Miami
    • South Miami Hospital
    • West Kendall Baptist Hospital

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    Dr. Forster works at Baptist Health Primary Care | Coral Gables (Belmont Village) in Coral Gables, FL. View the full address on Dr. Forster’s profile.

    383 patients have reviewed Dr. Forster. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Forster.

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