Dr. Louis Forte, MD

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Specializes in Pediatrics • Male • Age 59

414 E 12th St
Benton, KY 42025
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Dr. Forte's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Jackson Purchase Medical Center
1099 Medical Center Circle
Mayfield, KY 42066

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Benton Health Care
Benton Health Care
414 E 12th St
Benton, KY 42025
MD Partners
MD Partners
615 Old Symsonia Rd
Benton, KY 42025
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    Dr. Forte's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Pediatrics

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatrics, 1993
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    Procedures Dr. Forte Performs

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    Background Check for Dr. Forte

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    2 Board Actions

    • Disciplinary action in another state  (4/23/2014)
    • Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
    • Summary: Forsberg, David A MD: License # 036087444: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has Sister State Disciplinary Action in the State of Tennessee. ACTION TAKEN; The Illinois Department of Finance and Professional Regulation has placed the physician license in REFUSE TO RENEW status
    • State: Illinois
    • Pre-signing Prescriptions  (1/3/2014)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Kentucky
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Santo Tomas / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery

    Internship Hospital

    Jersey Shore University Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Long Island Jewish Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Forte & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Forte's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Jackson Purchase Medical Center where Dr. Forte has admitting privileges:

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    • Jackson Purchase Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Forte

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forte to family and friends

    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Forte's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 1 response
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Forte
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    below
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Forte accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    Office Locations

    A
    Benton Health Care
    414 E 12th St
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-3900 (Office)
    B
    MD Partners
    615 Old Symsonia Rd
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-4800 (Office)
    C
    Jackson Purchase Medical Center
    1099 Medical Center Cir
    Mayfield, KY 42066
    (270) 251-4242 (Office)
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