Dr. George P Forrest MD Physiatrist

Dr. George Forrest is a physiatrist in Albany, New York and is affiliated with Albany Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Forrest accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Albany Medical Center who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: General Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Neurorehabilitation, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Clinical Interests: Spine, Rehabilitation, Inpatient medicine, inpatient rehabilitation, spinal cord injury, emg

Hospital Affiliation

Albany Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978 - 1979

Suny Buffalo Affil Hospitals
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1981

University of Washington
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1983 - 1985

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 25 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 21 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 20 years in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Falls on an inpatient rehabilitation unit: risk assessment and prevention.
Forrest, G., Huss, S., Patel, V., Jeffries, J., Myers, D., Barber, C., Kosier, M.

Use of the Case Western Reserve/Veterans Administration neuroprosthesis for exercise, standing and transfers by a paraplegic subject.
Forrest, G.P., Smith, T.C., Triolo, R.J., Gagnon, J., Dirisio, D., Miller, M.E., Rhodi, L.

Energy cost of the case Western reserve standing neuroprosthesis.
Forrest, G.P., Smith, T.C., Triolo, R.J., Gagnon, J.P., DiRisio, D., Miller, M.E., Murray, L., Davis, J.A., Iqbal, A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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