Dr. Leighton Hugh Forrester MD Cardiologist

Dr. Leighton Forrester is a cardiologist in Greenbelt, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Doctors Community Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. Dr. Forrester accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 43 doctors at Doctors Community Hospital and one of 108 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Clinical Interests: Cardiovascular Diseases

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
Ranked #29 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Doctors Community Hospital

Prince George's Hospital Center

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1989 - 1992

Georgetown University Hospital/Washington Hospital Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1993 - 1996

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 21 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 8 years in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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