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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Fernando Torres, Pulmonary is Excellent. Dr. Torres has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Cough
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart-Lung Transplantation
  • Lung Diseases
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Pulmonary Hypertension

Education & Awards

Dr. Torres graduated from Cornell University, New York. He has 6 awards.

Golden Key National Honor Society
Scholarship Prize from NSF: Physics-1988, Chemistry-1989 (1988)
Graduated with distinction in all subjects (1990)
C.H. Ferguson Scholarship (1988)
Incentive for Excellence (1988)
Golden Key National Honor Society (1990)


Dr. Torres has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 
  • Children's Medical Center of Dallas 
  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - St. Paul 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Fernando Torres MD is a male Internist, has 17 years of experience and practices in Critical Care Medicine.
Where does Dr. Fernando Torres practice?
Dr. Fernando Torres has 4 office locations.
Dr. Fernando Torres practices Critical Care Medicine near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Critical Care Practitioners.