Dr. David Forster, DO

Dr. David Forster, DO

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. David Forster, DO is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lapeer, MI and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1969 and specializes in thoracic surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

1083 Suncrest Dr Ste B

Lapeer, MI 48446

Contact Information

(810) 667-3111

Insurance Accepted

  • HAP Insurance
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Forster's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forster treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 43% of his peers

Dr. Forster treats this condition more than 43% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forster treats Venous Embolism and Thrombosis more than 16% of his peers

Dr. Forster treats this condition more than 16% of his peers

Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forster performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Forster performs this procedure more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Forster's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Cancer
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagostomy
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Forster, DO is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lapeer, MI and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1969 and specializes in thoracic surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1969
    Kansas City Univ Of Medicine Bioscience College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School
    1969

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