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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (32)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Keith Forwith, Otolaryngologist, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Forwith has been reviewed by 52 patients who have provided 32 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Keith Forwith, MD, PHD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 25 areas:
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy
  • Ear Infection (Otitis)
  • Endemic Goiter (Thyroid Swelling)
  • Esophagoscopy
  • Fine-Needle Biopsy
  • Frontal Sinusitis
  • Goiter (Thyroid Swelling)
  • Graves Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
  • Hearing Aids
  • Lingual Thyroid
  • Middle Ear Ventilation
  • Nasal Allergy (Rhinitis)
  • Nasal Obstruction
  • Nodular Goiter (Thyroid Swelling)
  • Parathyroid Diseases
  • Parathyroid Gland Cancer (Parathyroid Neoplasm)
  • Parathyroid Gland Surgery (Parathyroidectomy)
  • Sino-Nasal Disorders
  • Sinus Infection (Sinusitis)
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Education & Awards

Dr. Forwith graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 7 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2013, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Louisville Metro Area
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Louisville, KY
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Forwith has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital East 
  • Kosair Children's Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Keith D Forwith MD and PHD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Keith D. Forwith practice?
Dr. Keith Forwith has 2 office locations.
Dr. Keith Forwith practices Otolaryngology and Surgery near Louisville, KY.
Additional practice locations include: New Albany, IN.
See Louisville Otolaryngologists and Louisville Surgeons.