Dr. Mervyn B. Forman MD Cardiologist

Dr. Mervyn Forman is a cardiologist in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta and Northside Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand and has been in practice for 40 years. Dr. Forman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 86 doctors at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta and one of 117 at Northside Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1981–1983

University of the Witwatersrand
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Publications & Presentations

A Novel Adenosine Precursor 2',3'-Cyclic Adenosine Monophosphate Inhibits Formation of Post-surgical Adhesions.
Forman, M. B.,Gillespie, D. G.,Cheng, D.,Jackson, E. K.

Development of a novel adenosine-eluting guidewire (Adenowire) for coronary vasodilation during percutaneous coronary intervention.
Forman, M. B.,Zhang, J.,Wu, S.,Mi, Z.,Hou, D.,Jackson, E. K.

Variant angina in the setting of food-borne botulism.
Forman, M.B., Blass, M., Jackson, E.K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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