Dr. Eric Forsthoefel is a certified emergency medical doctor based in Tallahassee, Florida. He has over six years of experience and is one of the 26 doctors who serve at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. He attended University Of Louisville School Of Medicine where he studied for his medical degree. Dr. Eric Forsthoefel later went to the Louisiana State University Program where he completed his residency and Louisiana State University for his medical education.
As an emergency specialist, Dr. Eric’s work involves managing urgent medical situations that are life-threatening. Emergency doctors are specialists who work in the ER (emergency rooms) of hospitals in handling conditions such as lacerations, fractures, cardiac distress, trauma, and other critical conditions. The emergency room physicians go through rigorous training to prepare them to handle patients during urgent medical situations. They are also in apposition to diagnose and stabilize the patients before they can go through further diagnosis.
Moreover, Dr. Eric is board certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties under emergency medicine. The primary role of the board certification is to register the best qualified medical specialists who are widely experienced and knowledgeable in tackling medical conditions. Besides, Dr. Forsthoefel’s primary areas of specialization include accidents, injury, and trauma. He is also an expert in treating other different diseases, and ailments include acute illnesses. Furthermore, the doctors who mainly specialize in the emergency room typically have comprehensive experience in all aspects of medicine since they handle multiple conditions that require 100% of their care and attention when treating patients.
As an emergency medical practitioner, Dr. Eric has treated thousands of patients suffering from diverse ailments. According to the Medicare Physician Other Supplier National Provider Identifier report (NPI) of 2014, Dr. Eric Forsthoefel treats patients of all ages, but most of his patients are aged 70 years and above. Besides, the doctor speaks the English language, and his office is in Florida where he practices in his area of specialization, emergency medicine. Dr. Eric Forsthoefel also works with ninety-two other medical doctors including Dr. Frank Gredler and Dr. Ernesto Umana.
Dr. Eric has many plans for his career. Even though he enjoys helping patients, he intends to continue moving higher in the medical arena. He takes courses associated with medicine to remain up-to-date on the latest medical research.