Our Physicians

Charles F. Barish, M.D.


Undergraduate: University of Florida, FL
Medical School: University of Florida College of Medicine, FL
Internship: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, NC
Residency: Wake Forest University School of Medicine, NC
Fellowship: Gastroenterology at Wake Forest University, NC


Board certified: Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Dr. Barish joined Wake Gastroenterology/Wake  Internal Medicine Consultants in 1985 and also founded Wake Research Associates the same year.  He is a  Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine with the  University of North Carolina School of Medicine.  Dr. Barish has become a respected thought leader in both the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industry.  He has authored and co-authored numerous articles regarding  gastrointestinal disease in various  medical journals and books. Dr. Barish treats most GI disorders but has a particular interest and expertise in the diagnosis and management of  inflammatory bowel disease.