Dr. Forsthoefel is an Emergency Medical doctor that has been in practice for six years and graduated in 2012 from the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. He graduated in New Orleans but currently practices in Tallahassee, FL at the Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare Hospital.
Reviews from patients claim that he is compassionate, caring and takes time to listen to the issues they are having. With his experience and expertise, he is able to diagnose and treat patients in a timely manner even during busy times like flu season. One patient of Dr. Forsthoefel‘s has said that during her six hour visit in the emergency room, he checked on her multiple times to make sure she was comfortable and healthy. He rechecked vitals, checked breathing and explained to her what to look out for if symptoms got worse. He also made sure she had all the proper medication and information she needed when she returned home from the emergency department.
Dr. Forsthoefel not only provides the best medical treatment for his patients but also shows professionalism when caring for patients dealing with emergency situations. He is highly experienced in, but not limited to, accidents, injury and trauma. Dr. Forsthoefel is trained to handle life-saving decisions and can be trusted when dealing with an emergency crisis. He oversees numerous cases including broken bones, fractures, cardiac distress, lacerations and can provide proper diagnosis when deciding whether or not to discharge a patient or transfer them to a department for long-term care. He effectively answers and addresses important questions about what steps to take after a visit to the emergency department and can provide piece of mind when dealing with stressful situations. It is Dr. Forsthoefel’s duty and responsibility as an emergency care physician to stabilize patients and provide the best medical treatment while acting in a professional manner.