Dr. James Forstner, MD

Dr. James Forstner, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Forstner, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Southport, NC. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.

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

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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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Endometriosis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Nausea
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
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.

Education

  • 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
2.1
based on 7 total reviews
Dr. Forstner's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Forstner accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Forstner has admitting privileges

Dosher Memorial Hospital
924 N Howe St
Southport, NC 28461
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