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Dr. Andres Forero-Torres MD is a male Internist, has 28 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.
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Dr. Andres Forero-Torres has 4 office locations.
Five Points South
The Kirklin Clinic
2000 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(18)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Andres Forero-Torres is Good. Dr. Forero-Torres has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
  • Currently 3.0625 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.1
  • Currently 3.1333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
  • Currently 3.1333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.1875 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.9
  • Currently 2.9375 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Bone Marrow and Lymphatic Tissue Cancer (Hematologic Neoplasm)
  • Breast Cancer
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma

Education & Awards

Dr. Forero-Torres graduated from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Santa Fe De Bogota. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2012, 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2011)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Five Points South
Oncology
Five Points South
Hematology
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Forero-Torres has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Uab Highlands 
  • UAB Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Forero-Torres accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama - 5 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Andres Forero-Torres practice?
Dr. Andres Forero-Torres practices Internal Medicine, Hematology & Oncology, Hematology, and Medical Oncology near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Internists, Birmingham Oncologists, and Birmingham Hematologists.