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Dr. Esther Forrester, MD

Dr. Esther Forrester, MD

Age 57 Pediatrics* F
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Dr. Esther Forrester, MD works in Lancaster, PA as a Pediatrics Specialist.
At present, Dr. Forrester has received an average rating of 3.7 from patients and has been reviewed 7 times. They are affiliated with Children's National Hospital and Howard University Hospital. Their office accepts new patients and has telehealth appointments. Dr. Forrester also speaks Spanish. Dr. Forrester practices at Practice in Lancaster, PA and has additional offices in Washington, DC.


  • Meharry Medical College, Medical School

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Dr Forrester has been my son pediatrician since he was born in 1957& now he’s 22 years old & has to choose another Dr because of his age, but Dr Forrester is also 4 of my grandchildren’s pediatrician , she is a wonderful Dr & I highly recommend her for all children age appropriate ??
Marilyn Frazier — Oct 07, 2019
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Dr. Esther Forrester, MD accepts new patients on Medical News Today. See Dr. Forrester's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Forrester accepts telehealth appointments. See Dr. Forrester's profile to make an appointment.

Dr. Forrester accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Capital Blue Cross as well as many others.

Dr. Forrester's office is located at 1430 Harrisburg Pike Lancaster, PA 17601. Find other locations and directions on MedicalNewsToday.

Yes, Dr. Forrester speaks Spanish. See Dr. Forrester's profile on MedicalNewsToday for more information.

Dr. Forrester has a star rating of 3.7/5 and has been reviewed 7 times.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Children's National Hospital
  • Howard University Hospital


  1. Practice

    1. 1
      Penn State Health Lancaster Pediatric Center
      1430 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601 Directions (717) 327-4680
    2. 2
      The Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
      2041 Georgia Ave NW Ste 3300, Washington, DC 20060 Directions (202) 865-3028
    3. 3
      Dunbar Hs Wellness Center
      2024 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001 Directions (202) 865-3028

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