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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Dr. Fakunle's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypercalcemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fakunle treats Hypercalcemia more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Fakunle treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fakunle treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Fakunle treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fakunle treats Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Fakunle treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Fakunle's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Precocious Puberty
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Yoruba
  • English

Awards

Dr. Fakunle's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fakunle

4.3

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
77.77777777777777%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(3)

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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...Read 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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Hardin Memorial Hospital

Elizabethtown, KY

Jewish Hospital

Louisville, KY

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