About Dr. Eric Forsthoefel
Dr. Eric Forsthoefel is a qualified emergency medicine doctor who comes from Tallahassee, Florida. The doctor who has over six years of experience serves as one of the 26 doctors at the Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. Dr. Eric Forsthoefel is a graduate of University of Louisville School of Medicine from where he attained his medical degree. The doctor did his residency at the Louisiana State University Program and also attended the Louisiana State University School of Medicine at that is in New Orleans for his medical education.
As an emergency physician, Dr. Forsthoefel’s work entails managing urgent medical conditions that can be life-threatening. Emergency physicians are experts who serve in the emergency room(ER) of hospitals in dealing with cases such as trauma, lacerations, cardiac distress, fractures, and any other acute conditions. The doctors from the emergency room departments undergo rigorous training to be able to attend to patients during emergencies. They are also able to diagnose and help the patients by stabilizing them before they can undergo the other further diagnosis.
Furthermore, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel is board certified under the emergency medicine by the American Board of Medical Specialties. The board certification exists to register the most qualified medical practitioners who are widely knowledgeable and skilled in handling the medical conditions. Besides, the doctor’s main areas of expertise include trauma, accidents, and injury. He is also involved in treating other diverse ailments and diseases which include acute illnesses. Moreover, the doctors who mainly specialize in the ER usually have an extensive wealth of knowledge in all aspects of medicine as they deal with multiple conditions where they must give their 100% care in treating the patients.
Dr. Eric Forsthoefel’s Accomplishments
As an emergency medicine doctor, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel has treated hundreds of patients suffering from different conditions. According to the 2014 Medicare Physician Other Supplier National Provider Identifier (NPI) report shows that while he treats all patients of all ages, most of Dr. Forsthoefel’s patients are above the age of 70 years. Additionally, the doctor speaks English and has his office located in Florida where he practices in his area of specialty, emergency medicine. Also, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel serves together with ninety-two other doctors who include Dr. Ernesto Umana and Dr. Frank Gredler.