Dr. Adrienne W Forstner-Barthell MD

Dr. Adrienne Forstner-Barthell is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Glendale, Arizona. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Arrowhead Hospital and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Mayo Medical School and has been in practice for 7 years. She is one of 3 doctors at Arrowhead Hospital and one of 2 at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Orlando Health
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2005 - 2006

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, General Surgery, 2000 - 2005

Mayo Medical School
Class of 2000

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Breast-conserving therapy and sentinel lymph node biopsy are feasible in cancer patients with previous implant breast augmentation.
Gray, R.J., Forstner-Barthell, A.W., Pockaj, B.A., Schild, S.E., Halyard, M.Y.

Near-total completion gastrectomy for severe postvagotomy gastric stasis: analysis of early and long-term results in 62 patients.
Forstner-Barthell, A. W., Murr, M. M., Nitecki, S., Camilleri, M., Prather, C. M., Kelly, K. A., Sarr, M. G.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Arizona BlueAlliance Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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