Dr. David Forshaw, MD


Critical Care Surgery | Male

Dr. David Forshaw, MD

Dr. David Forshaw, MD is a critical care surgery doctor who practices in Waterbury, CT. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 13 years. Dr. Forshaw is affiliated with Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital and Griffin Hospital.

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Answered all my questions and addressed all of my concerns. Extremely professional and incredibly passionate
in Oakville, CT |
Easy to talk to. Explains situation thoroughly. Patiently answers questions. Very comfortable experience. Never felt rushed.
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      Dr. Forshaw's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
      •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      Conditions Treated

      • Acoustic Neuroma
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Hemorrhage
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Broken Neck
      • Cancer
      • Cerebral Hemorrhage
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
      • Cerebrovascular Disease
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
      • Compression Fracture
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Kyphosis
      • Lordosis
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Meningiomas
      • Myelopathy
      • Neuritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
      • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Radiculitis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Skull Fracture
      • Spinal Cord Cancer
      • Spinal Instability
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Stress Fracture
      • Subdural Hemorrhage
      • Thoracic Spine Fracture
      • Vertebral Fracture


      • Medical School
        New York University

        Graduated in 2004

      • Internship Hospital
        New York University Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital

        Completed in 2005

      • Residency Hospital
        New York University Medical Center/Bellevue Hospital

        Completed in 2009

      • Undergraduate School
        New York University

        Graduated in 1999

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      • Critical Care Surgery
      • Neurosurgery
      • Oncology
      • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

      Procedures Performed

      • Brain Surgery
      • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
      • Cervical Disc Replacement
      • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Cervical Spine Surgery
      • Complex Spine Surgery
      • Degenerative Disc surgery
      • Disc Replacement
      • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
      • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
      • Failed Back Surgery Revision
      • Herniated Disc Procedure
      • Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
      • Implantable Peripheral Neurostimulator
      • Intracranial Surgery
      • Kyphosis Surgery
      • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
      • Laminectomy
      • Laminoplasty
      • Laminotomy
      • Lower Spine Surgery
      • Lumbar Disc Replacement
      • Lumbar Discography
      • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
      • Lumbar Laminectomy
      • Lumbar Spine Surgery
      • Microdiscectomy
      • Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
      • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
      • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
      • Nerve Surgery
      • Neuroplasty
      • Neurostimulation
      • Neurosurgical Procedures
      • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
      • Pituitary Surgery
      • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
      • Skull Base Surgery
      • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
      • Spinal Cord Stimulation
      • Spinal Cord Surgery
      • Spinal Discectomy
      • Spinal Fusion
      • Spinal Internal Fixation
      • Spinal Reconstruction
      • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
      • Spinal Tumor Surgery
      • Spine Surgery
      • Stereotactic Neurosurgery
      • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
      • Thoracic Disc Surgery
      • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
      • Total Disc Replacement
      • Trauma Neurosurgery