Dr. Ray Forbes, MD

Dr. Ray Forbes, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 69
(23)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ray Forbes, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Manlius, NY and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1979 and specializes in internal medicine.

4500 Pewter Ln Bldg 1

Manlius, NY 13104

Contact Information

(315) 682-6600

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Dr. Forbes' Experience

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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
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Mich Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Mich Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Forbes has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Forbes does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Forbes and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Forbes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forbes to family and friends
4.0
based on 23 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Forbes' Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Be very careful & cautious ,dr. Forbes is not what he appears to be ,he pretends to be genuine when in all honesty he will throw you to the wolves as soon as your life depends on him ,ive seen him for over 3 years dealing w ptsd,anxiety&chronic pain,been prescribed 6mg Xanax&60mg morphine even...more
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in Providence, RI
Promptness in his office is a serious problem. It is obvious that his staff is booking too many appointments as they have a sign in the exterior waiting room stating if you have waited 20 minutes to advise them. The issue becomes that you are brought to an examination room and left for easily an...more
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in Syracuse, NY
Dr. Forbes is an outstanding physician, who has expertise, compassion, and empathy. He will listen to you and will explain rationale for tests, procedures, etc. He is a "breath of fresh air" in healthcare, where the insurance companies increasingly dictate what can and can not be done. He is...more
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in Lyons NY
Dr Forbes is the best MD I have ever had. He is personable, knowledgeable and thorough, I rave about him to everyone I know.
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in Manlius, NY
Very rushed, doesn't seem to know much about meds, takes phone calls from certain patients he gives his personal number to because he admits office staff is not good at all. Very true. Office staff is very rude, including his nurse Christine. I personally witnessed her belittle a patient in the...more
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