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Dr. Amarilis Torres, MD

Rheumatology ·  Female · Age 62

Dr. Torres

Dr. Amarilis Torres, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Zephyrhills, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology.


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(813) 915-1934

Dr. Torres accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (12/5/2016)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Torres' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Torres treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Rheumatoid Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Rheumatoid Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Torres treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand and Wrist
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Torres treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Torres' conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Felty's Syndrome
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myositis Ossificans
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Amarilis Torres, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Zephyrhills, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1983 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Education

1989
Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
1986
Va Hospital
Residency Hospital
1984
Va Hospital
Internship Hospital
1983
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
1989
1986
1984
1983

Dr. Torres' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Torres

4.8

Based on 18 reviews

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1 Star
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  • 31 – 45 minutes
Dr. Torres' Performance
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Dr. Torres is a wonderful dr. And I go to plenty . She is very knowledgeable and caring. A wonderful mix. She treats you as a whole. Her wait times are long but she spends her undevided attention with you. She has been my rheumatologist for 16 years now. Her office staff is awesome. Highly...Read More
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Excellent Dr, came highly recommended. I travel over an hour to visit her and I'd love to keep her, but there are no urgent appointments and the wait times are just too long. Worth keeping if you have 3 -4 hours to invest each visit. Bring a book.
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Dr Torres is the best rheumatologist I’ve ever been to, she’s my rheumatologist for life. The doctor is excellent, kind, and caring. She really cares about the health and wellness of her patients.
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Dr Torres is the best rheumatologist I have ever known. She takes her time and works with you to resolve your health issues and concerns.
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I have Lupus(SLE)&Antiphospholipid syndrome.Two very serious diseases (condtions)I have been Dr A Torres patient for about 15 years or longer.She was my Grandmother's doctor until she passed away in 2006 and is my sister's doctor.I have tried other Rhematologist only because of the distance and...Read More
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