Eric Forsthoefel is one out of 26 emergency medical doctors located at Tallahassee Memorial. He is highly skilled and bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish, which makes it easier to communicate with his patients, colleagues, and staff. He offers exceptional service to all his patients gaining him an enviable reputation.
He is an honors graduate of University of Louisville where he studied from 2009 to 2012. Eric joined Louisiana State University School of Medicine in 2012 for his residency. He works in Tallahassee Memorial healthcare, Florida. Eric specializes in Emergency Medicine. This is the treatment of conditions that need attention and are in extremely critical nature. His specialties include cardiac distress, fractures, trauma and other acute illnesses.
Bixler Trauma and ER Center at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare Hospital receives over 65,000 patients every year. The center is equipped with four trauma bays and 53 beds. They are the only medical team trained in trauma care in the entire region.
Forsthoefel has been practicing for over six years handling emergency cases. He has been trained to quickly come up with life-saving verdicts that assist patients during an emergency medical situation. He stabilizes patients in advance after analysis and determines if they are well enough to be discharged or referred for intensive care to a suitable unit.
Dr. Forsthoefel has been approved by different licensing boards to offer emergency medicine expertise. These agencies include:
- American Board of Emergency Medicine Certified in Emergency Medicine.
- Certified through LA State Medical License, which has been active since 2013.
- Approved through Florida State Medical License which has been active from 2014.
Dr. Forsthoefel accepts various insurance cards including Medicare, Aetna, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, AvMed, Assurant Health, Capital Health Plan, Mayo Clinic Health Solutions, Viva Health, WellMed Medical Management, First Health and many others. Since insurance cards keep changing, patients are advised to confirm with the facilities first.
A huge percentage of Dr. Eric’s clients are not only satisfied but also impressed by his services. Eric takes his time to listen to his patient’s grievances and also researches thoroughly to understand their medical history.