Dr. Mary Forbes, MD

Dr. Mary Forbes, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Mary Forbes, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Raleigh, NC and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill in 1992 and specializes in internal medicine.

4301 Lake Boone Trl Ste 208

Raleigh, NC 27607

Contact Information

(919) 977-0013

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Dr. Forbes' Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Forbes "As an internal medicine specialist, I am most interested in preventive care and in managing illnesses and conditions commonly seen in the adults. These include conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, allergies, asthma, COPD, arthritis, abdominal pain and other digestive disorders, weight management, skin conditions, depression, anxiety, ADD, and hormonal issues."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Disease Counseling
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Spirometry
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Notre Dame
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forbes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forbes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forbes to family and friends
26 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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Dr. Forbes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very accessible and up to date on medical trends. Takes plenty of time with each patient.
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Dr. Forbes has served as my primary physician for over 15 years. She is extremely thorough and really spends time getting to know her patients and assist with not only immediate medical needs but provides great input and strategies for an ongoing healthy, happy life balance. I highly recommend Dr....more
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Excellent Doctor! Very Personable! Best Doctor in the area! Don't believe me, schedule an appointment!! Time to wait to see her less than 5 minutes! Staff always friendly! Dr Forbes takes time and talk to you about everything, she is very knowable!! When there for an appointment you don't...more
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I found Dr. Forbes cold and impersonal and she tended to preach. She shows no compassion or warmth. Her office is not busy, nor is it difficult to get an appointment.
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