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Dr. Fernando Torres

Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
Dallas, TX
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About me
I specialize in
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
I have been in practice
25 years
I speak
English
Spanish
I'm known for
Doctor
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Member
Votes
Pulmonary fibrosis
10th
Nationally
12
Lung transplantation
14th
Nationally
8
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My answers and insights have
Saved 1 life
Helped 208,196 people
Received 178 doctor agrees
Received 155 thanks
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Dr. Torres is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
Dr. Torres is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Office hours
Mon 8:00am - 4:00pm
Tue 8:00am - 4:00pm
Wed 8:00am - 4:00pm
Thu 8:00am - 4:00pm
Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm
Accepted Insurance Plans
Medicare
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, NY
Fellowships
pulmonary university of colorado
Academic Appointments
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine
I've won the following awards
Best Doctors Dallas
Top Doc
HealthTap Founding Doctor
HealthTap Honor
I've published
Survival in pulmonary arterial hypertension patients awaiting lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation (2013)
M Gomberg-Maitland, C Glassner-Kolmin, S Watson, R Frantz, M Park, A Frost, R L Benza, F Torres
HLA mismatches influence lung transplant recipient survival, bronchiolitis obliterans and rejection: implications for donor lung allocation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, 30, 426-34 (2011)
M Peltz, L B Edwards, M E Jessen, F Torres, D M Meyer
Prostacyclin administration errors in pulmonary arterial hypertension patients admitted to hospitals in the United States: a national survey.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation, 29, 841-6 (2010)
M S Kingman, M A Tankersley, S Lombardi, S Spence, F Torres, K S Chin