Dr. Eric Forsthoefel, MD is physician whose area of specialization is in Emergency Medicine. The doctor who practices in Tallahassee, Florida is a graduate of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine where he completed his studies in 2009. Dr. Forsthoefel further did his residency at Louisiana State University from where he finished in 2012, and has been practicing medicine for the past six years. Also, he graduated with honors and further works together with many other specialists in other medical groups where he is affiliated with the Tallahassee Memorial Hospital. He is among the 26 doctors whose area of specialization is in Emergency Medicine at the Memorial Healthcare.
As a qualified Emergency Medicine doctor, Dr. Forsthoefel is a board-certified physician by the American Board of Emergency Medicine Specialties. He also obtained the LA State Medical License and the FL State Medical License that was active through to 2014. Besides, apart from treating Emergency Medicine conditions, Dr. Forsthoefel also has sub-specialties in the General Emergency Medicine where he is involved in treating various other acute diseases and injuries. Moreover, the doctor speaks English and has an office at the Thomasville Road in Tallahassee, Florida where he operates his practice. Additionally, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel accepts a wide range of insurance plans and some include Medicare, Aetna, First Health (Coventry Health Care), and Assurant Health among many more.
About Dr. Forsthoefel and the Emergency Medicine Profession
The emergency medicine practice involves treatment of conditions that are urgent or dealing with emergency situations that may be life-threatening. The primary objective of the specialists who work in the emergency room is to move fast and make a diagnosis while stabilizing the patient. Some of the conditions that the ER doctors are able to give their medical attention include trauma, lacerations, and cardiac distress. Equally important, the professionals who work in the ER have to have gone through rigorous training in all aspects of medicine since they are involved in the treatment of all kinds of ailments. Nonetheless, as a thoroughly trained Emergency Medicine physician, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel has saved many lives since he is very competent in the field.