Dr. Lara Fakunle, MD

Dr. Lara Fakunle, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(26)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lara Fakunle, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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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

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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*
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Conditions Treated

  • 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)
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • 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

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fakunle to family and friends
4.5
based on 26 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

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

Dr. Fakunle's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Louisville ky |
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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Bardstown, KY |
I really liked her on my first visit more than any others I've seen....very nice and concerned.
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in Louisville, KY |
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Fakunle accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Fakunle has admitting privileges

Hardin Memorial Hospital
913 N Dixie Ave
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
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Jewish Hospital
200 Abraham Flexner Way
Louisville, KY 40202
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