Dr. Carlos Torres-Rivera, MD

Dr. Carlos Torres-Rivera, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Carlos Torres-Rivera, MD is a nephrology specialist in Saint Augustine, FL and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in nephrology.

204 Southpark Cir E

Saint Augustine, FL 32086

Contact Information

(904) 829-8300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 93% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Torres-Rivera's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Torres-Rivera does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Small Kidney
  • Traumatic Acute Kidney Injury
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • La State University Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • La State University Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • La State University Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Torres-Rivera has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Torres-Rivera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Torres-Rivera's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Torres-Rivera to family and friends
5 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Torres-Rivera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Torres is very patient oriented. Great bedside mannor. Takes the time to explain diagnosis and treatments.
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Dr Torres is the best primary physician I have ever had. He conducts thorough examinations and explains all laboratory results in laymen terms not medical jargon. He is light hearted and good listener and is very compassionate. I would recommend him to anyone searching for the BEST.
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