Dr. Louis Forte, MD

Dr. Louis Forte, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Louis Forte, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Benton, KY and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from U Santo Tomas in 1982 and specializes in pediatrics.

615 Old Symsonia Rd

Benton, KY 42025

Contact Information

(270) 527-4800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Forte's Experience

Dr. Forte's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Forte does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/25/2015)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
3 Board Actions
  • Pre-signing Prescriptions (1/26/2016)
    Action Taken: Termination of an Agreed Order without restrictions, terms, and/or conditions
    Summary: Forte, Louis G MD: License # 24262: JANUARY 26, 2016 - LICENSE REINSTATEMENT: The Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure issued an Order Terminating Agreed Order, dated January 3, 2014.
    State: Kentucky
  • Disciplinary action in another state (4/23/2014)
    Action Taken: License Placed on Inactive Status
    Summary: Forsberg, David A MD: License # 036087444: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has Sister State Disciplinary Action in the State of Tennessee. ACTION TAKEN; The Illinois Department of Finance and Professional Regulation has placed the physician license in REFUSE TO RENEW status
    State: Illinois
  • Pre-signing Prescriptions (1/3/2014)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky


  • U Santo Tomas
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Forte has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Forte has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Forte's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Forte to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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Dr. Forte's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr.. Forte is an excellent physician who really takes time to listen to your complaints. He uses both prescriptions and homeopathic preparations to help heal. He concentrates on healing the whole person and not just responding to the immediate complaint. He listens to suggestions from the...more
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