Dr. Ascension Torres, MD

Dr. Ascension Torres, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
62 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Ascension Torres, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. She specializes in pediatric surgery and general surgery.Read her story

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Torres' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Abdominal Disorders more than 15% of her peers

Dr. Torres treats this condition more than 15% of her peers

Dr. Torres' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Colectomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Esophageal Fistula
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Testicular Lesion
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Hodgkin's Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Atresia
Laparotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Orchiectomy
Pleural Neoplasm, Not Specified as Malignant
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloric Stenosis
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Torres understands that preparing for a child's surgery can be a difficult and nerve-racking time for the whole family. But families can rest assured at Kendall Pediatric Specialists, Dr. Torres' patient and empathetic bedside manner will make...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

  • 1992
    Chldns Hospital Mc
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    University Ill Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University of Illinois
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1983
    University of Illinois Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1982
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1982
  • 1978
    Wright State University
    Undergraduate School
    1978

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Torres' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Torres

4.2

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
75%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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She is a amazing doctor, explain every detail and all yours options. The operation was very successful. We are very grateful. The team was also great!
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Dr. Torres as well as her staff are amazing! Very helpful and explain everything in detail... the girls in the office were very friendly and heartwarming with my son. I would recommend this practice to everyone.
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Dr. Torres is an excellent Dr. , I have taken my daugther several times for check up and she and her staff are excellent they are always welcoming us with a smile.
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AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Dimension Health
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO
Prime Health Services
UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO

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