Dr. James Forstner, MD

Dr. James Forstner, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. James Forstner, MD is a family medicine specialist in Southport, NC and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in family medicine and obstetrics & gynecology.

4654 Long Beach Rd SE

Southport, NC 28461

Contact Information

(910) 457-0055

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Forstner's Experience

Dr. Forstner'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

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

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

20  Conditions Treated

9  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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


  • Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Los Angeles County-U S C Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • L a Co Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forstner has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forstner's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forstner to family and friends
7 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Forstner's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes
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