Our Raleigh Providers

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


Fellow, American College of Physicians
Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology
Fellow, American Gastroenterological Association
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Medical Association
Wake County and North Carolina Medical Societies
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Society
Board Certified: Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology

Dr. Barish joined Wake Internal Medicine in 1985. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine with the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Barish also founded Wake Research Associates in 1985, and has become a respected thought leader in both the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industry. He has authored and co-authored articles regarding gastrointestinal disorders in numerous medical journals and books. He has been recognized in lists such as 2017 America’s Most Honored Professionals, IBC 2015 Top 100 Health Professionals, Castle Connolly Top Doctors, Consumer’s Checkbook Top Doctor Rating, US News, World Report’s Guide to America’s Top Physicians and others. Above all else, Dr. Barish enjoys caring for patients; he derives great satisfaction by attempting to provide the finest care possible.