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

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Forrest is Excellent. Dr. Forrest has been reviewed by 32 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Forrest graduated from Medical College of Georgia, Augusta. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Forrest has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Habersham County Medical Center 
  • Chestatee Regional Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. John W Forrest MD is a male Ophthalmologist, has 36 years of experience and practices in Ophthalmology.
Where does Dr. John W. Forrest practice?
Dr. John Forrest has 1 office location.
Dr. John Forrest practices Ophthalmology near Gainesville, GA.
See Gainesville Ophthalmologists.