Eric Forsthoefel, MD., is an emergency medicine specialist based in Tallahassee, FL. After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. Forsthoefel attended medical school at University of Louisville School of Medicine and went on to complete his intense residency rotation in emergency medicine at Louisiana State University. He has been practicing medicine now for six years in the Florida area and is affiliated with Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare and Physician Partners – Emergency Services. His specialty is in emergency medicine and he also holds a subspecialty in general emergency medicine. He can be seen at the emergency department at Tallahassee Memorial or in his private office, which is in close proximity to the hospital’s main campus.
Dr. Forsthoefel handles a variety of emergency cases on a daily basis ranging from sick babies suffering from the cold or flu to advanced aged individuals with high blood pressure or heart conditions. He also treats injuries relating to falls and other types of accidents. Dr. Forsthoefel is known to be detailed oriented and quick to find a diagnosis for his patients helping to alleviate fears and concerns and providing quick treatment. His care for his patients resonates in his calm and to the point bedside manner and overall professional attitude. Providing the best treatment for the many individuals he sees throughout his day is his number one goal and his dedication to finding the best course of treatment ensures that those visiting his E.R. will be on the road to a speedy recovery. His youth and short career do not overshadow the professionalism that he displays while treating every one of his patients.
Dr. Forsthoefel is certified through the American Board of Emergency Medicine and has been licensed in Louisiana since 2013 and in Florida since 2014. His office is located at 1300 Miccosukee Road – Bixler Emergency Center in Tallahassee, FL 32308. For new patient inquiries call: (850) 431-0756.