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Patient Reviews

3.5
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(23)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul Forfia, Cardiologist is Good. Dr. Forfia has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
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Promptness 3.0
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Courteous Staff 3.5
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
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Bedside Manner 3.2
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Spends Time with Me 3.2
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Follows Up After Visit 3.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Paul Forfia, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Scurvy
  • Sepsis (Blood Poisoning)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Forfia graduated from New York Medical College, Valhalla. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)

Affiliations

Dr. Forfia has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Hospital of the University of PA 
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania 

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Additional Information
Dr. Paul Robert Forfia MD is a male Internist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology.
Where does Dr. Paul R. Forfia practice?
Dr. Paul Forfia has 2 office locations.
Dr. Paul Forfia practices Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Cardiology near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Internists and Philadelphia Cardiologists.