Dr. Fernando Torres MD is a male Internist, has 16 years of experience and practices in Critical Care Medicine.
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Dr. Fernando Torres has 4 office locations.
Northwest Dallas
Southwestern Medical Center
6263 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas, TX 75235

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License & Identifications

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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 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Torres accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 14 plans
  • Unicare - 10 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 3 plans
  • Superior Health Plan - 3 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


  • Spanish

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Where does Dr. Fernando Torres practice?
Dr. Fernando Torres practices Critical Care Medicine near Dallas, TX.
See Dallas Critical Care Practitioners.