Dr. Douglas Fornfeist, MD

Dr. Douglas Fornfeist, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Douglas Fornfeist, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Temple, TX and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

2401 S 31ST ST

Temple, TX 76508

Contact Information

(254) 724-2111

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Fornfeist performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Fornfeist's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

17  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Scott and White Mem Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fornfeist has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fornfeist's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fornfeist to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Fornfeist's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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