Dr. Betty Villafuerte, MD

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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Female • Age 59

401 E Chestnut St Unit 310
Louisville, KY 40202
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Dr. Villafuerte's Experience

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Dr. Villafuerte's Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Hospital Quality

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University of Louisville Hospital
530 S Jackson St
Louisville, KY 40202

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
UofL Physicians - Cardiovascular Medicine
UofL Physicians - Cardiovascular Medicine
401 E Chestnut St Unit 310
Louisville, KY 40202
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    Dr. Villafuerte's Experience

    Dr. Villafuerte's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Board Certifications

    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine
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    Procedures Dr. Villafuerte Performs

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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenal Gland Diseases
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cushing's Syndrome
    • Diabetes Insipidus - Diabetes Mellitus - Optic Atrophy
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Goiter
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Kidney Disease
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Metabolic Disorders
    • Metabolic Disorders
    • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
    • Obesity
    • Osteopenia
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    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Diseases
    • Ovarian Disorders
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Pituitary Disease
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testicle Disorders
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Cyst
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroiditis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of The Philippines College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Philippine General Hospital, Manila

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Villafuerte & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Villafuerte's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Villafuerte

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.3
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    3.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Villafuerte to family and friends

    3.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Dr. Villafuerte's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.6 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Villafuerte

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.3 out of 5

    7 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    7 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    UofL Physicians - Cardiovascular Medicine
    401 E Chestnut St Unit 310
    Louisville, KY 40202
    (502) 588-6000 (Office)
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