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Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD

Neurosurgery*
2.7 (7)
Map Pin Small Tampa, FL
Accepting new patients
40 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD

Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Tampa, FL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 40 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurology. They graduated from McMasters University In Ontario and is affiliated with Moffitt Cancer Center. Dr. Forsyth, completed a residency at Mayo Clinic - Neurology. Patients rated Dr. Forsyth an average 2.7 star rating.

Dr. Forsyth works at Moffitt Cancer Center, Magnolia Campus in Tampa, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Brain Cancer and Hypothalamus Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Forsyth's Office Locations

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    Moffitt Cancer Center, Magnolia Campus
    12902 Usf Magnolia Dr, Tampa, FL 33612 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (813) 692-4125

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Brain Cancer
Hypothalamus Cancer
Epilepsy
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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cranial Trauma
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Endocrine Gland Cancer
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Lung Cancer
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Meningiomas
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Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Visual Field Defects
Abducens Nerve Disorder
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Leukemia
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anemia
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Astrocytoma
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Aural Migraine
Back Pain
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Bell's Palsy
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
Breast Carcinoma
Cancer
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Cauda Equina Syndrome
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Central Pain Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Cervical Vertigo
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Cholangiocarcinoma
Chordoma
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Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Compressed Spinal Cord
Confusion
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dementia
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Difficulty With Walking
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Diplopia
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Dizziness
Drug-Induced Parkinsonism
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Dysphagia
Dystonia
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Encephalomyelopathy
Esophageal Cancer
Essential Tremor
Ewing's Sarcoma
Eye Cancer
Facial Nerve Disorder
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 1
Gait Abnormality
Glioma
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Head and Neck Cancer
Hemispacial Neglect
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incomplete Spinal Cord Syndrome
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
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Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Kidney Cancer
Liver Cancer
Loss of Smell and Taste
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Male Breast Carcinoma
Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Malignant Pleura Secondary
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Medulloblastoma
Meningitis
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelitis
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Myeloma
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Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Myoclonus
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Neurofibromatosis Type Two
Neutropenia
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Nose Cancer
Nystagmus
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteosarcoma
Osteosarcoma of the Spine
Ovarian Cancer
Parkinson's Disease
Parkinsonism
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peritoneal Cancer
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Pleural Cancer
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Generalized Absence Epilepsy
Prostate Cancer
Radiculopathy
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Rathke's Cleft Cyst
Restless Leg Syndrome
Schwannoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Seizure Disorders
Skin Cancer
Sleep Apnea
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Demyelination
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Skin
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syncope
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Tension Headache
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Tuberous Sclerosis
Upper Back Pain
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Tract Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Vasculitis
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertigo
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Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Brain Surgery
Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cognitive Function Testing
Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
Craniectomy
Craniotomy
Deep Brain Stimulation Evaluation
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
Evoked Potential Test
Functional Movement Screening
Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
Head CT Scan
Home Sleep Study
ImPACT Testing
Memory Evaluation
Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Sudoscan
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TCD Bubble Test
Thrombolysis
Wada Test
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    About Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 40 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1841582285
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center , - Neuro-oncology
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Mayo Clinic - Neurology
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of Toronto, - Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • McMasters University In Ontario
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurology
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Moffitt Cancer Center

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    Dr. Peter Forsyth, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Forsyth is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Forsyth works at Moffitt Cancer Center, Magnolia Campus in Tampa, FL. View the full address on Dr. Forsyth’s profile.

    Dr. Forsyth has seen patients for Brain Cancer and Hypothalamus Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Forsyth on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Forsyth. The overall rating for this provider is 2.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Forsyth.

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