Matthew D. Forrester, MD Providence Medical Group

Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery - General
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • anomalies of pulmonary circulation
  • aortic arch aneurysm
  • aortic root replacement
  • aortic stenosis
  • aortic valve surgery
  • bicuspid valve repair
  • bloodless cardiac surgery
  • cardiopulmonary bypass
  • cardiothoracic surgery
  • coronary bypass graft
  • coronary vein graft
  • dissecting thoracic aneurysm
  • double aortic arch
  • epicardial lead placement
  • idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis
  • ischemic cardiomyopathy
  • konno procedure
  • left atrial appendage closure
  • loeys-dietz syndrome
  • marfan syndrome
  • maze procedure
  • median sternotomy
  • mediastinitis
  • minimally invasive aortic valve replacement
  • minimally invasive cardiac surgery
  • mitral regurgitation
  • mitral valve insufficiency
  • mitral valve stenosis
  • mitral valve surgery
  • myocardial bridge
  • off-pump coronary artery bypass
  • paravalvular leak repair
  • pericardiotomy
  • pneumothorax
  • porcine valve
  • pulmonary valve disorders
  • pulmonary valve stenosis
  • reoperative cardiac surgery
  • repair cardiac wound
  • repair dissecting thoracic aorta
  • replacement cardiac valve
  • replacement of aortic valve
  • replacement of mitral valve
  • rheumatic mitral stenosis
  • rheumatic mitral stenosis with insufficiency
  • robotic heart surgery
  • rupture of papillary muscle
  • septal myectomy
  • thoracoabdominal aneurysm
  • thoracotomy
  • thymoma
  • thymus cancer
  • thymus surgery
  • total endoscopic coronary artery bypass grafting
  • transcatheter aortic valve replacement
  • tricuspid valve surgery
  • valve stenosis
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

 

4.8 out of 5 (34 Ratings, 8 Comments)


100

09/21/2017
He was very honest and a Dr. with much patience.
100

08/18/2017
Dr. Forrester was very attentive to my questions and concerns.
100

06/17/2017
i am very pleased with everyones help thank you
100

04/14/2017
Did not have my stress test results from my cardiologist.
50

03/12/2017
Surgery & drugs is all you got - no one is allowed to offer an individual idea thought, suggestion, knowledge other than the exact standard of care. So boxed in - very sad.
100

01/17/2017
Having just met Dr. Forrester, I felt completely at ease with him.
100

01/12/2017
Took time w/me, professional, concerned, helpful in explanations, optimistic, caring.
100

11/15/2016
Every care provider I had was very good.
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Northwest Heart & Lung Surgical Associates
122 West 7th Avenue Suite 110
Spokane, WA 99204
509-625-1868