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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andres Forero-Torres is Good. Dr. Forero-Torres has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.5
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Bone Marrow and Lymphatic Tissue Cancer (Hematologic Neoplasm)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Forero-Torres graduated from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Santa Fe De Bogota. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2011)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)


Dr. Forero-Torres has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Highlands 
  • UAB Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Andres Forero-Torres MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Andres Forero-Torres practice?
Dr. Andres Forero-Torres has 3 office locations.
Dr. Andres Forero-Torres practices Internal Medicine near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Internists.