Dr. Betty Villafuerte, MD

Dr. Betty Villafuerte, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Betty Villafuerte, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 37 years. She graduated from University Of The Philippines College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

401 E Chestnut St Unit 310

Louisville, KY 40202

Contact Information

(502) 588-6000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Villafuerte performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 96% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hypoglycemia
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Villafuerte's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Villafuerte "At University of Louisville Physicians, we are committed to the delivering the very finest health care to our patients and their families and serving them with personalized care and compassion. As professors and researchers at the UofL School of Medicine, we offer our patients innovative technologies, state of the art treatments and the opportunity to be a part of world-renowned health care advancements."

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

49  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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 The Philippines College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Philippine General Hospital, Manila
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mercy Hospital Of Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Villafuerte has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Villafuerte's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Villafuerte to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Villafuerte's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I wouldn't recommend ANYONE to her OR the Uof L physicians group period. She has done more damage to my body in one visit than years of this disease has done! She couldn't speak comprehensible English. She mixed up VERY IMPORTANT words. She has caused me to go into major Adrenal Crisis and then...more
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Many doctors don't want to treat me because I come with so many complication. I'm hard to deal with at times. I have major trust issues, from being rejected so much by the medical field. Dr. Villa is so patient with me. She listen to your concern and she genuially cares. She explains treatment...more
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We have been seeing dr v for many years. My daughter has a pituitary gland dysfunction . Her body did not produce growth hormones. Or female hormones. She's has osteoporosis. She has multiple other dysfunctions. On the complimentary side, dr v was able to diagnose and treat manY of her problems...more
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Very positive and concerned about my health.
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