Dr. Alan Forshey, MD

Dr. Alan Forshey, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Alan Forshey, MD is a family medicine specialist in Newton, NC and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1978 and specializes in family medicine.

767 W 1st St

Newton, NC 28658

Contact Information

(828) 465-3928

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Forshey's Experience

Dr. Forshey's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

151  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forshey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Alan Forshey, MD
I had developed a serious health condition a few years ago. I had no primary care physician so I searched for one in the Newton, NC area. I saw that Dr. Forshey had great reviews so I made an appointment with him. He diagnosed my problem and sent me to the specialist I needed. Since that time, I...Read More
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Larry Brooks in Newton, NC – Mar 03, 2018
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An excellent physician, I was very pleased with the wellness exam he gave and the time he spent with me. I found him knowledgeable and through. Excellent and caring physician.
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Garry Brooks in Newton nc. 28658 – Jan 17, 2017
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Dr. Forshey is a true professional who sincerely cares about the welfare of his patients. I would and have recommended other friends to him. Each was more than satisfied with their relationship with him.
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Charles M. in Statesville, NC – Jun 30, 2016
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