Dr. Jairo Torres, MD

Ear, Nose, and ThroatMaleAge 61

Dr. Jairo Torres, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Covington, LA. He is affiliated with Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Torres to book an appointment.

Dr. Torres

CHNOLA Covington

5025 Keystone Blvd # 100 Covington, LA 70433
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Torres' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Otitis Media
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Otitis Media more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Torres treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Sleep Apnea
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Sleep Apnea more than 15% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Central Sleep Apnea
Oral and-or Facial Cleft
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torres treats Oral and-or Facial Cleft more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Torres treats this condition more than 13% of his peers

Dr. Torres' conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Big Ears
  • Broken Nose
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Cleft Palate
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Deafness
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Frenectomy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Nasal Polyp
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
  • Otitis Media
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • TMJ
  • Tongue-Tie
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Velocardiofacial Syndrome
  • Vertigo
  • Wheezing

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(985) 893-3395

Dr. Torres accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CareOregon
Medicaid
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

Dr. Torres' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Torres

4.8

Based on 21 ratings

5 Stars
95.23809523809524%
(20)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
4.761904761904762%
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed (20)
  • Explained conditions well (20)
What could be improved
  • Staff wasn't friendly (2)
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
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Dr. Torres was very thorough and explained everything to me in great detail.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Jairo Torres, MD is a Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat) Specialist in Covington, LA. He is affiliated with Children's Hospital. He is accepting...Read more

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose & Throat)

Education

2010
Central California
Fellowship Hospital
2008
University Hospitals Of Cleveland, Case School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2003
University Hospitals Of Cleveland, Case School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1988
University of Valle, Cali
Residency Hospital
1988
Hospital Universitario Del Valle, Universidad Del Valle
1983
University of Valle, Cali
Internship Hospital
1982
University of The Valley / Division of Health Science
Undergraduate School
,

Languages

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Jairo Torres, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Torres has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Jairo Torres, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Jairo Torres, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Torres' profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Jairo Torres, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Jairo Torres, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Torres frequently treats Otitis Media, Sleep Apnea, and Oral and-or Facial Cleft. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Torres treats.

Where is Dr. Jairo Torres, MD's office located?

Dr. Torres' office is located at 5025 Keystone Blvd # 100, Covington, LA 70433. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Jairo Torres, MD speak?

Dr. Torres speaks Portuguese, Spanish, and English. View profile to see all.

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Jairo Torres, MD?

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Locations

Practice

CHNOLA Covington5025 Keystone Blvd # 100 Covington, LA 70433
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New Orleans Children's Hospital200 Henry Clay Ave New Orleans, LA 70118
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Children's Hospital

New Orleans, LA