Dr. David M. Forman Jr., MD

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Dr. David M. Forman Jr., MD

Anesthesiology | Male

Headache & Pain Center 5700 N Expressway Ste 101, Brownsville, TX 78526 Get Directions
(956) 440-7246

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The physicians at the Headache & Pain Center are all Board Certified in Pain Medicine, with over 50 years of combined experience. Serving the Rio Grande Valley for over 20 years, we are committed to continuing to educate patients about the full range of painful conditions, and offer the most advanced treatment options available.Read more

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Dr. Forman was born in Quantico, Virginia and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. A graduate of the University of...Read more

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I appreciate your time in submitting a patient survey.  If you received excellent service and attention, please tell a friend.  If you did not, please tell my staff.  We are committed to providing you the best care possible.

Pleasant and personable. Good bedside manor. Seems knowledgable but didn't follow through with his staff on scheduling we discussed. The medical staff is excellent but the office staff is as bad as it can get! Terrible scheduling for everything time and time again. If I didn't need them I would not go back. I will find a new doctor. Problems with paperwork, perscriptions, scheduling and long waits for procedures and office visits.
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Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Anesthesiology

Conditions Treated

Dr. Forman Jr. says..

My expertise is working with the latest pain management technologies and treatments. Helping patients take care of their condition in order to maximize their functional capacity and quality of life.

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  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

Procedures Performed

Dr. Forman Jr. says..

I trained under Dr. Vincente Pallares, M.D., one of the pioneers in Interventional Pain Management.  I have performed over 20,000 interventional pain procedures in my career, but I am equally experienced and capable at non-interventional pain management.

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  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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  • 0
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    Sanctions

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  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Forman Jr. has 1 board action

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    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (8/26/2011)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Texas
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Miami / School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • Internship Hospital
    University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1991

  • Residency Hospital
    University Miami Jackson Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1994

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Florida

    Graduated in 1984

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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Dr. Forman Jr.'s Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
31 – 45 minutes

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Dr. Forman Jr. says...

Dr. Forman was born in Quantico, Virginia and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  A graduate of the University of Florida, he completed his medical training at the University of Miami serving as Chief Resident in the department of Anesthesiology Perioperative Medicine and Pain Management.  He is Board Certified and a diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology, the American Board of Pain Medicine, and is a Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice.

Dr. Forman believes in spending time with his patients educating and informing them to help manage their condition.  He enjoys the challenges associated with managing both simple and complicated pain syndromes utilizing advanced interventional therapies.  He is a member of multiple professional Associations including the American Academy of Pain Medicine, Texas Medical Association, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and World Institute of Pain among others.

Dr. Forman has been in private practice in South Texas  for over 20 years previously serving as chief of anesthesia services at Valley Baptist Medical Center-Harlingen.  Dr. Forman currently holds multiple local hospital staff privileges including Valley Baptist Medical Center Harlingen and Brownsville. 

Dr. Forman enjoys spending his time outdoors and with his children. He is married and the father of three.

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Dr. Forman Jr.'s Care Philosophy

The physicians at the Headache & Pain Center are all Board Certified in Pain Medicine, with over 50 years of combined experience. Serving the Rio Grande Valley for over 20 years, we are committed to continuing to educate patients about the full range of painful conditions, and offer the most advanced treatment options available.

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Dr. Forman Jr. says...

My expertise is working with the latest pain management technologies and treatments. Helping patients take care of their condition in order to maximize their functional capacity and quality of life.

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Dr. Forman Jr. says...

I trained under Dr. Vincente Pallares, M.D., one of the pioneers in Interventional Pain Management.  I have performed over 20,000 interventional pain procedures in my career, but I am equally experienced and capable at non-interventional pain management.

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Dr. Forman Jr. says...

I appreciate your time in submitting a patient survey.  If you received excellent service and attention, please tell a friend.  If you did not, please tell my staff.  We are committed to providing you the best care possible.