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About Dr. Richard Torres

Dr. Richard Torres, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bridgeport, CT, with other offices in New Haven, CT and New York, NY . He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology, Hematology and Internal Medicine. Dr. Torres is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Torres has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

16 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Torres is Excellent. Dr. Richard Torres has been rated by 16 patients. From those 16 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard Torres is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Southwest Community Health Center

46 Albion St
Bridgeport, CT 06605
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Yale School Of Medicine

800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT 06519
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Richard Torres Md

119 W 85th St
New York, NY 10024
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Specialties

Dr. Richard Torres has the following 3 specialties

  • Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
  • Hematology

    A hematology specialist is an expert in disorders of the blood, the blood forming organs and bone marrow. These doctors diagnose, treat and work to prevent diseases that affect the production of blood and its components, as well as the ability of the blood to perform its many functions, such as coagulation and carrying oxygen to the lungs and tissue.
    Hematologists diagnose and treat blood disorders, such as anemia, hemophilia, leukemia, sickle cell anemia, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
    Depending on the condition, hematology specialists may treat a patient with a blood transfusion, stem cell transplantation, bone marrow transplant, radiotherapy, anticoagulation therapy or medication.

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Richard Torres has the following 11 expertise

  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Diabetes
  • Weight Loss
  • Asthma
  • Vaccination
  • Heartburn
  • Physical
  • Immunization
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Check-up

Dr. Richard Torres has 2 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Richard Torres is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Reviews

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Five Stars

He is excellent Doctor,.

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Five Stars

Dr. Torres is a great HIV/AIDS Doctor. He is caring, knowledgeable, and committed to his patients. All his patients love him.

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Five Stars

Dr. Torres cares about his patients and he is the leader of the health center. He has made it grow tremendously and I am proud that he takes care of me. The patients I know also love him veruy much

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Five Stars

Dr. Torres is an excellent physician who cares immensely about his patients. His speciaty is HIV medicine and he does everything in his power to help them be healthy and happy. He is also the director of hid agency that has over 100 doctors.

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Five Stars

Dr. Torres is an outstanding physician and even more outstanding person. Yale affiliated, he is a professor and researcher. He has recieved many awards, including Physician of the Year.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2015, 2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2014, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Torres is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • Boston University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Scranton Temple Mercy Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

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