Dr. Robert Scott Forster MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Robert Forster has 2 office locations.
Associated Orthopedic Surgeons
19842 Lake Chabot Rd
Castro Valley, CA 94546

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Forster is Good. Dr. Forster has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars

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 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Forster accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 88 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 10 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 14 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Robert S. Forster practice?
Dr. Robert Forster practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Castro Valley, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Alameda, CA.
See Castro Valley Orthopedic Surgeons.