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Russell Laforte
Departments: Internal Med-General Medicine
Specialties: Internal Medicine - General
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

Residencies:

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

Internships:

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


Certifications:

Internal Medicine,American Board of Internal Medicine

UTMB Health Internal Medicine - Galveston
400 Harborside Drive #105-107
Galveston, TX 77550
Fax: (409) 747-7012

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

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When I go in for an annual check up, I expect lab work and the provider to do more than look at my blood pressure reading. Never touched me -no check of lymph nodes, heatbeat, etc. i had other issues clearly listed on my chart that were never questioned.Jun 10,2016
very knowledgeable very knowledgeable very concerned about my health good guidance excellent doctorApr 15,2016
Showed concern and explained all my questions.Apr 11,2016
Very good, as always.Mar 21,2016
I feel comfortable and have great respect for my provider.Mar 16,2016
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