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Nicolas Forero, MD

Dr. Forero is a nephrologist in the Springfield area. He is affiliated with St John's Hospital Radiology Department and 4 more hospitals.
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Dr. Forero saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more vitamin deficiency patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more arteriovenous (AV) fistula patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw more vascular disease patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more kidney failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more acute renal failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more anemia patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more swelling patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more dehydration patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw more peripheral vascular disease (PVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw arteriosclerosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw more kidney cyst patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw more hyponatremia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more kidney stones patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw kidney cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw peripheral artery disease (PAD) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw immunodeficiency patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw kidney infection patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw heart disease patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw more hormonal imbalance patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw hyperparathyroidism patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw congestive heart failure (CHF) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw high cholesterol patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw heart failure patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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Dr. Forero saw urinary tract infection (UTI) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw type 1 diabetes patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Forero saw gout patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Forero sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
350 W Carpenter St
Springfield, IL 62702
867 miles away
Office
15 Founders Ln
Jacksonville, IL 62650
898 miles away
Springfield Clinic
1025 S 6th St
Springfield, IL 62703
867 miles away
Office
400 Saint Johns Dr
Sherman, IL 62684
862 miles away
Springfield Clinic 1st
800 N 1st St
Springfield, IL 62702
867 miles away
Springfield Clinic Prompt Care - West
2200 Wabash Ave
Springfield, IL 62704
870 miles away
Office
1000 W Morton Ave
Jacksonville, IL 62650
899 miles away
Office
1100 Centre West Dr
Springfield, IL 62704
870 miles away
Office
900 N 1st St
Springfield, IL 62702
867 miles away
Office
600 N Main St
Taylorville, IL 62568
852 miles away

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Credentials
  • School of Medicine and Health Sciences New Granada Military Universit
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1987

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Nephrology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Forero is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • St John's Hospital Radiology Department
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Memorial Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Passavant Area Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Sarah D Culbertson Memorial Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available
  • Thomas H Boyd Memorial Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield