Dr. Lara Fakunle, MD

Dr. Lara Fakunle, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Lara Fakunle, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Louisville, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. She graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University, Faculty Of Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

6400 Dutchmans Pkwy Ste 345

Louisville, KY 40205

Contact Information

(502) 587-6010

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abnormal Thyroid
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Fakunle'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

59  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • 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

  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Obafemi Awolowo University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fakunle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yoruba

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fakunle's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fakunle to family and friends
27 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Fakunle's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Fakunle has very poor bedside manner and does not listen to her patients. She has very limited understanding of people living with Type 1 diabetes nor does she have empathy. She is not willing to use technology such as continuous glucose monitor results to make adjustments to doses preferring to...more
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Dr Fakunle is a patient, well informed doctor. She takes time to discuss your care & options for your care! I would recommend her to any newly or an "older" diagnosed diabetic!
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I really liked her on my first visit more than any others I've seen....very nice and concerned.
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My experience is always positive with Dr. Fakunle. She has a compassion for people and goes beyond her natural Dr.responsibility. She truly cares for her patients and anything that would hinder their treatment and healing process. I feel blessed having her as my physician!
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