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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
32 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
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(7)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Forster is Good. Dr. Forster has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
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Promptness 2.8
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Courteous Staff 2.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
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Bedside Manner 3.7
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Spends Time with Me 3.7
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Follows Up After Visit 3.7
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Forster, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Hip Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Tendon Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Forster graduated from University of Pittsburgh . He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Forster has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Eden Medical Center - Eden Campus 
  • Eden Medical Center - San Leandro Hospital Campus 

Languages

  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert Scott Forster MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Robert S. Forster practice?
Dr. Robert Forster has 2 office locations.
Dr. Robert Forster practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Castro Valley, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Alameda, CA.
See Castro Valley Orthopedic Surgeons.