Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD

Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD

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Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD is a neurology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from McMasters University In Ontario in 1984 and specializes in neurology and neurosurgery.

12902 Usf Magnolia Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

(813) 745-4673

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Brain Cancer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Forsyth'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Forsyth ""I am interested in experimental therapeutics in patients with gliomas. This spans basic laboratory work into Phase I and 2 Clinical Trials. My basic research is in oncolytic viruses and glimoa invasion." Peter Forsyth is chairman of the Neuro-Oncology Program at Moffitt Cancer Center and professor of oncology at the University of South Florida. An internationally recognized neuro-oncology physician-scientist, Dr. Forsyth joined Moffitt in 2011."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

103  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • McMasters University In Ontario
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Toronto,-Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mayo Clinic-Neurology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center ,-Neuro-Oncology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forsyth has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forsyth's Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forsyth to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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