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Suzanne La Forte, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Departments: Pediatrics
Specialties: Pediatrics - General
Languages: English, Spanish
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Dr. Suzanne C. LaForte joined UTMB Pediatrics as faculty in 1998.  She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.  She received her doctorate and completed her residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, TX. 

Dr. LaForte has a special interest in childhood literacy and is medical director for Reach Out and Read and Island Pediatrics Book Club literacy programs.

In addition to serving in in the School Health Advisory Committee, Dr. LaForte has many teaching responsibilities at UTMB in Galveston, TX.

Dr. LaForte sees general pediatric patients.

Medical/Professional School:

University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, MD, 1994


Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 1997


Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 1996


Pediatrics,American Board of Pediatrics

UTMB Health Pediatrics Primary Care - Island West, Galveston
6416 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77551
Fax: (409) 772-3680

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Dr. LaForte is great she was very thorough during all of our exams and she went out of her way to make sure each one of my children had everything we needed before we left her officeJan 24,2017
Care provider explain us very wellNov 21,2016
goodNov 07,2016
Laforte is very thorough and feels like she genuinely caresSep 19,2016
Dr. Laforte has seen a my other daughter and she is always very helpful and nice and doesn't beat around the problem. She tells you what needs to be said and done to make sure my children stay healthy, even if they may not want to hear it.Aug 26,2016
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