Dr. Fernando Torres

Pulmonology
Dallas, TX
26 years experience male

About

Bio

I specialize in pulmonary hypertension, advance lung disease, and lung transplantation

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pulmonology, Board Certified

Pulmonary Critical Care, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

124 Answers
17 Agrees
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fernando Torres
26 years experience Pulmonology
Ask Cardiology: Lam may not be the one causing you to have dyspnea, but your atrial fibrillation. Please, ask your cardiologist to see if your heart rate increases to ... Read More
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1 thank
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fernando Torres
26 years experience Pulmonology
Perhaps: If your father snores, he can have obstructive sleep apnea(osa). Signs of having osa include snoring, daytime somnolence, morning headaches, and tir ... Read More
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3 thanks
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fernando Torres
26 years experience Pulmonology
Probably not: Must people at age 27 have normal lungs and even if you are a smoker, must likely you have good lung reserve to be able to breath comfortably at this ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Torres is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Torres is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Out of all the answers ive gotten this is the ugliest pic ive seen. It helps to remind me to STOP smoking. I thank you so much. Every time
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Thank you, your answer was very comforting! Having a very hard time accepting that so much pain can be harmless. Thank you for your help!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! My hubby has e coli in his sputum. No antb. From dr x 10 days will he

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University, NY
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

UT SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Awards

Best Doctors Dallas
Top Doc

Affiliations

UT Southwestern Medical Center
University Hospital-St. Paul
University Hospital-Zale-Lipshy
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