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Ophthalmologist (eyes)
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Forrest is Good. Dr. Forrest has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Forrest, MD is board certified in Ophthalmology.

Education & Awards

Dr. Forrest graduated from Medical College of Georgia, Augusta. He has 1 awards.

On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Forrest has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Chestatee Regional Hospital 
  • Northeast Georgia Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. John Wendell Forrest MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John W. Forrest practice?
Dr. John Forrest has 4 office locations.
Dr. John Forrest practices Ophthalmology near Gainesville, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Cleveland, GA.
See Gainesville Ophthalmologists.