Dr. Frank Fore MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Frank Fore is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Francis Hospital and St. John Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 7 doctors at Saint Francis Hospital and one of 3 at St. John Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

Are you Dr. Frank Fore? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1978 - 1979

University Hospital and Clinics, Oklahoma City
Residency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1977

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1975

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1979 - 1981

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

OK State Medical License
Active through 2013

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Quantitative effect of a single large dose of methylprednisolone on infarct size in baboons.
Smith, G. T., Geary, G., Ruf, W., Fore, F. N., Oyama, M., McNamara, J. J.

Infarct size in baboons at one week after treatment with nitroprusside.
Ruf, W., Fore, F., Smith, G., McNamara, J. J.

Prediction of infarct size with baboons. A proposed model for accurately determining the efficacy of therapeutic interventions.
Fore, F. N., Smith, G. T., McNamara, J. J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Oklahoma
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by

Specialty

Location

Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.