Dr. Eric Forsthoefel is a medical doctor whose Emergency Medicine practice is in Tallahassee, Florida. He did a doctor of medicine degree from 2005 to 2009 and graduated from the School of Medicine in Louisiana State University Shreveport in 2012. He did his residency at Louisiana State University medical school between 2009 and 2013. Eric specializes in emergency medicine, notably injury, trauma and accidents, and his experience extends to over six years. Eric affiliates with Tallahassee Memorial healthcare where he has worked since August 2012 and is among the 26 doctors who practice emergency medicine at the hospital.
Dr. Eric Forsthoefel has a sub-specialty in general emergency medicine, and the American Board of Emergency Medicine certified him in emergency medicine. The fact that he is board-certified implies that Eric is highly-qualified in the emergency medicine filed he practices. Further, since he is certified, he is more likely to have the most updated skills to and knowledge on how to treat his patient’s medical conditions. Eric has two licenses, one from LA State Medical license and the other is the FL State Medical License. He accepts several insurances including Aetna, First Health (Coventry Health Care) and Medicare. Besides English, Dr. Eric’s practice also supports Spanish.
Being an emergency physician, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel is an expert in handling conditions that are urgent and very dangerous. He works in the emergency room (ER) hospital department where he oversees cases of trauma, cardiac distress, lacerations, fractures as well as other acute conditions. He is specially trained to make split-second decisions to save a life when faced with an emergency medical crisis. He diagnoses patients and stabilizes them till they are well enough to be discharged from the hospital or to be transferred to the relevant department for further long-term care.
Eric M. Forsthoefel, MD, also attended Florida State University where he studied Religion and Religious studies from 1999 to 2004. His skills range from patient safety, critical care, emergency medicine, clinical research and many more. He is good at quality reporting having participated in Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS).