Dr. Matthew Forrester, MD

Dr. Matthew Forrester, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 38
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Dr. Matthew Forrester, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Spokane, WA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Emory University in 2007 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and more.

122 W 7th Ave Ste 110

Spokane, WA 99204

Contact Information

(509) 456-0262

Insurance Accepted

  • Coventry Health Care

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Dr. Forrester's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Aortic Valve Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forrester treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Forrester treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Heart Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forrester treats Heart Disease more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Forrester treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Forrester performs Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Forrester performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Forrester's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Bypass With Robotic Assistance
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronary Artery Dissection
Coronary Cathertization With Robotic Assistance
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Impella Device
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Thymectomy
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventricular Assist Device
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Matthew Forrester, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Spokane, WA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Emory University in 2007 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery, adult cardiac surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

  • 2013
    Stanford University Hosps & Clins
    Residency Hospital
    2013
  • 2008
    Stanford University Hosps & Clins
    Internship Hospital
    2008
  • 2007
    Emory University
    Medical School
    2007

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Dr. Forrester's Reviews

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Dr Forrester saved my life he is a Awesome surgeon and a great person. When I had to have heart surgery he went over things with me to help me understand the surgery . I would highly recommend him for heart surgery Doc Thank You so much for taking care of me. Pete Mauro
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Dr. Forrester repaired a thoracic aneurysm. His care and treatment led to the rapid recovery and return to normal life. Dr. Forrester was professional and knowledgeable explaining the procedure and treatment options. I believe that Dr. Forrester’s surgical skills and knowledge are a direct result...Read More
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