Dr. David Forster, DO

Dr. David Forster, DO

Thoracic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 77
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. David Forster, DO is a thoracic surgery doctor who practices in Lapeer, MI. He is 77 years old and has been practicing for 49 years.

1083 Suncrest Dr Ste B

Lapeer, MI 48446

Contact Information

(810) 667-3111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
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more than 42% of peers
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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more than 15% of peers
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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more than 12% of peers

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Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Forster does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagostomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Forster has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Forster has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forster's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forster to family and friends
4.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Forster's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Forster accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • HAP Insurance
    Preferred PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Forster has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Troy Campus
44201 Dequindre Rd
Troy, MI 48085
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Sinai - Grace Hospital
6071 W Outer Dr
Detroit, MI 48235
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McLaren Oakland
50 N Perry St
Pontiac, MI 48342
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Huron Valley - Sinai Hospital
1 William Carls Dr
Commerce Township, MI 48382
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McLaren Lapeer Region
1375 N Main St
Lapeer, MI 48446
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Crittenton Hospital Medical Center
1101 W University Dr
Rochester, MI 48307
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