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Dr. Forest Heis, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (72)
Map Pin Small Highland Heights, KY
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29 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Forest Heis, MD

Dr. Forest Heis, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Highland Heights, KY. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and is affiliated with St. Elizabeth Edgewood Hospital, St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas Hospital, Mercy Health-Anderson Hospital and Christ Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Heis an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Heis works at OrthoCincy Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Highland Heights, KY with other offices in Florence, KY and Edgewood, KY. They frequently treat conditions like Knee Ligament Tears, Meniscus Tear and Internal Derangement of Knee along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Heis' Office Locations

  1. 1
    Nku
    2626 Alexandria Pike, Highland Heights, KY 41076 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 301-2663
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  2. 2
    Florence
    8726 Old Us Highway 42, Florence, KY 41042 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 301-2663
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3
    Orthopaedic Surgery Center
    3025 Dixie Hwy, Edgewood, KY 41017 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (859) 578-7222

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • St. Elizabeth Edgewood Hospital
  • St. Elizabeth Ft. Thomas Hospital
  • Mercy Health-Anderson Hospital
  • Christ Hospital

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Knee Ligament Tears
Meniscus Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Knee Ligament Tears
Meniscus Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Chondromalacia
Knee Arthroscopy
Meniscectomy
Tibial Fracture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Genu Varum
Joint Pain
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellar Chondromalacia
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Arthrocentesis
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Steroid Injection
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
AC Joint Injury
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
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Cervical Radiculopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Stress Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture
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Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hip Pointer
Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Injuries
Knee Ligament Injuries
Knee Ligament Rupture
Knee Pain
Knee Tendinitis
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Limb Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Morton's Neuroma
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Dislocation
Patellar Fracture
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pediatric Sports Injuries
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Runner's Knee
Sacral Fracture
Scapular Fracture
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Labral Tear
Shoulder Pain
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sports Injuries
Sports Injuries of the Knee
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Systemic Chondromalacia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Work-Related Injuries
Wrist Sprain or Strain
ACL Surgery
Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Fracture Care
Glenoid Labrum Repair
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Cartilage Implantation
Knee Cartilage Repair
Knee Dislocation Treatment
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Osteotomy
Knee Resurfacing
Knee Surgery
Knee Tendon Repair
Meniscus Surgery
Mini Knee Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Quadriceps Tendon Repair
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Reconstruction
Shoulder Resurfacing
Shoulder Stabilizations
Shoulder Surgery
Sports Medicine Related Procedures
Sports Medicine Surgery
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1073518874
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital, Salt Lake City, Ut
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • Duke University Medical Center
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Stanford University, Palo Alto, Ca
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Heis has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Heis has seen patients for Knee Ligament Tears, Meniscus Tear and Internal Derangement of Knee, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Heis on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    72 patients have reviewed Dr. Heis. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Heis.

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