For his dedication and excellence in patient care, Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners proudly named Dr. Louis A. Torres Jr., MD, FACP a Patient Preferred Physician representing Internal Medicine in the state of Texas.
With two decades of achievements in his specialty, Dr. Torres focuses on a comprehensive approach and philosophy of treating the “whole” patient to help reduce the fragmentation of healthcare his patients would otherwise need.
Dr. Torres currently serves his patients at his private practice in Plano, Texas. He is a board certified in Internal Medicine from the American Board of Internal Medicine; and has been rated 5 stars from patients who applaud his compassion and expertise.
“He seems sincerely interested in my health and [I] feel very comfortable discussing everything with him,” reviewed a longtime patient who has been seeing Dr. Torres for over 15 years. “He runs a very professional operation and I especially like how he communicates,’ he explained on his Healthgrades.com review.
Another HealthGrades.com patient review boasted: “I'm amazed that diligence, respect and true focus on the patient still exist in the realm of primary care. Dr. Torres took the time to ask a wide range of questions and acquaint himself with me and my health history and concerns.”
Dr. Torres’ medical journey began in 1986 when he received his Medical Degree from the University of Texas Medical School in Galveston, TX. He then went on to complete his internship, 1986; and residency at the Methodist Dallas Medical Center, 1989.
Dr. Torres has dedicated hours of advanced study helping patients through all modalities of care including the use of vitamins/supplements, B12, hormones, physical therapy and acupuncture. He has extensive experience in performing colonoscopies and endoscopy procedures related to gastrointestinal evaluations; including colon cancer screening and acid reflux. Dr. Torres treats his patients for a wide range of ailments, including but not limited to Cardiovascular Health, Allergy symptoms and treatment, Hormonal optimization for both Men and Women, Gastrointestinal screening and treatment of disorders, Prostate Enlargement/BPH and other male health issues, Fitness and Wellness, Mental/Behavioral Health and Cosmetic Dermatology.
To stay abreast of the latest advancements in his field, Dr. Torres holds professional memberships with the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Internal Medicine, Texas Medical Association, and Collin County Medical Society Awards. He is a Fellowship of the American College of Physicians ACP, Texas Chapter-Preceptorship. He has received many awards including the Decade of Service Award by the Texas Society of Internal Medicine; the Community Based Teaching Award, the America’s Top Physicians Designation and the Patient Choice Award-2011.
“I highly recommend Dr. Torres as a physician who actively listens to his patients, asks appropriate follow-up questions to ensure he has a comprehensive understanding of the patient's concerns and issues, and makes treatment recommendations accordingly,” wrote another happy patient on Healthgrades.com. According to his website, Dr. Torres focuses on his personal health by engaging in exercise, martial arts, scuba diving and yoga.
To make an appointment with Patient Preferred Internist, Dr. Louis A. Torres, MD, FACP, please visit his website http://latorresjrmd.com or call (214) 919-2350; and be sure to check out his feature at www.patientpreferredphysician.com.