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  • What is my doctor's name, and what kind of doctor is he or she?
  • Does the doctor have a good reputation among other doctors and patients?
  • What role will this doctor play in my treatment plan, and how will he or she interact with other doctors involved in my treatment plan?
  • Do you find it easy to communicate freely with him/her?
  • Is the doctor's office staff nice and helpful?
  • Does the doctor's office accept your insurance?
  • If your doctor has partners, do you feel comfortable with them? 
  • Does the physician have a clear method for you to communicate with him and his partners if you need anything between visits?
  • Is the doctor comfortable talking about what will happen and how the treatment plan will change in the eventuality that treatment is not successful?

Forrest General is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by DNV Healthcare, Inc.

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