Dr. James Forsythe, MD

Dr. James Forsythe, MD

Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 79
Dr. James Forsythe, MD is an oncology specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ca in 1964 and specializes in oncology, medical oncology, and more.

521 Hammill Ln # B

Reno, NV 89511

Contact Information

(775) 827-0707

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Top Care Areas


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more than 60% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 58% of peers
Urinary Disorders
more than 52% of peers

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  • Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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 Ca
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Letterman Amc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Chldns Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Tripler Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • University Of California-San Francisco
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forsythe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forsythe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forsythe to family and friends
based on 54 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

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Dr. Forsythe's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Drs are helpful! Dr. Forsythe was informative and willing to help me get financial assistance with my stage 4 cancer and help with necessary paperwork. His office manager has not helped at all! Heard her tell the receptionist "what's she still doing here" and called me and asked! I was waiting...more
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in San Francisco, CA
My mother spent 8 years under the care of Dr. Forsythe. She had stage 4 breast cancer. When doctors told her there was very little hope, we research together and found Dr. Forsythe. His treatments and care allowed my mother another 8 years of life. I too saw Dr. Forsythe. He is absolutely...more
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I lost faith in their ability to care for me due to incompetents, but more importantly the lack of integraty. So very disappointed. The reason the reviews are so good is they have paicients fill this out in the first month of service. The care here degraded my health tremendously.
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in Ontario, CA
It has been a dream come true to be here this month. I could not have imagined a finer experience and I am a good dreamer usually. Dr Forsythe's wisdom and courage and kindness seem exceptional to me and I have been blessed with many wonderful doctors in my life. I appreciate all that you have done...more
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in Longville, LA
Highly recommend to others. Very friendly and encouraging. Best decision my husband and I ever made.
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