Dr. Augusto Toraya, MD

Dr. Augusto Toraya, MD

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Age 80
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Dr. Augusto Toraya, MD is a general surgery specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico, Iztacala, Escuela Nacional De Estudios Prfesionales Iztacala in 1964 and specializes in general surgery.

5757 W Thunderbird Rd Ste W308

Glendale, AZ 85306

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Banner Health
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 28 More

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Dr. Toraya's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toraya treats Breast Diseases more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Toraya treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toraya treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Toraya treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Breast Lump
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Toraya treats Breast Lump more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Toraya treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Toraya's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

To help people achieve health for life.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1970
Maricopa Integrated Health System
Residency Hospital
1966
Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1966
Phoenix Baptist Hospital & Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1964
Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico, Iztacala, Escuela Nacional De Estudios Prfesionales Iztacala
Medical School
1970
1966
1966
1964

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Toraya's Reviews

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3.7

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1 Star
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AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Ameriben
Arizona PHCS
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
Banner Health
Bashas Benefit Trust
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Bridgeway Health Solutions
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Care 1st Health Plan
AHCCCS with Prior Authorization
Centene
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna Healthcare of Arizona
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Concentra
CopperPoint Mutual
CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company
Worker's Compensation WC
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Health Net
HealthChoice
Humana
Gold Choice
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
LifeWise
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
One Health
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Private HealthCare Systems
Self Pay
Southwest Service Administrators, Inc.
Tricare
TriCare for Life
Triwest
TriCare/TriWest
United Healthcare Community Plan
AHCCCS Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
CarePlus
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
PacifiCare HMO
PacifiCare POS
PacifiCare PPO
UMR
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC
Zenith Administrators Inc