Dr. Laura Lafave, MD

Dr. Laura Lafave, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Laura Lafave, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in St Louis Park, MN and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 2001 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

3800 Park Nicollet Blvd Ste 5N

St Louis Park, MN 55416

Contact Information

(952) 993-3708

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hypothyroidism
high
more than 86% of peers
Diabetes Type 1
normal
more than 79% of peers

Dr. Lafave'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

1  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lafave has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lafave's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lafave to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lafave'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

It is difficult to schedule with Dr. Lafave, she is very popular! As the other reviewer stated, for Hashimoto's Disease, Dr. Lafave does not accept that food sensitivities and/or digestive issues are at all related to having an autoimmune disorder. She is however, willing to prescribe natural...more
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I've been a patient of Dr LaFave's for many years now. While she is very competent and has great patient skills, it is becoming increasingly difficult to get on her schedule. Frequently booked out months in advance w/ a seemingly full plate of diabetic patients, less than optimal for this thyroid...more
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