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Russell Laforte, MD
Associate Professor
Departments: Internal Medicine
Languages: English, Spanish
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Dr. Russell La Forte is a native Texan completed all of his academic and medical training in the University of Texas educational system. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry at the University of Texas, Austin and his M.D. degree and Residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. LaForte is an Associate Professor of General Internal Medicine and serves as the Medical Director for the Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery at Victory Lakes. His main areas of clinical interest are wellness and obesity. He enjoys leading his patients to healthier lifestyles.

Medical/Professional School:

University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, MD, 1992

Internships:

Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 1993

Residencies:

Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, 1996


Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

UTMB Health Internal Medicine - Galveston
400 Harborside Drive Suite 105-107
Galveston, TX 77555
Fax: (409) 747-7012

UTMB Health Center for Obesity and Metabolic Surgery - Multispecialty Center
2660 Gulf Freeway South Suite 3
League City, TX 77573
Fax: (281) 614-0686

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I can't imagine having any other provider than Dr Laforte. We have a great professional relationship but I consider not just a great Dr. but I wouldn't hesitate to call him my friend.Aug 11,2016
The bestAug 18,2016
Dr.LaForte is a great asset to Medicine and has help me with getting my health in order. UTMB is very fortunate to have him on their staffSep 08,2016
knowledgeableSep 14,2016
Dr. LaForte never lets up in trying to get my health back to normal.Sep 21,2016
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