Dr. Javier De La Torre, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
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Dr. Javier De La Torre, MD
Dr. Javier De La Torre, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in El Paso, TX. He is 38 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Dr. De La Torre is affiliated with University Medical Center of El Paso and Del Sol Medical Center.

1400 Common Dr

El Paso, TX 79936

Contact Information
Dr. Javier De La Torre, MD

Dr. Javier De La Torre, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Texas Workers' Compensation
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

Providing first rate eye care with compassion for those in need.
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Dr. De La Torre's Experience

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Dr. De La Torre's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anisocoria
  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dacryoadenitis
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Esophoria
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Eyelid Growth
  • Eyelid Lesions
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Herpetic Keratitis
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hyphema
  • Hypotropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Iritis
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Capsule Clouding
  • Posterior Vitreous Detachment
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Diseases
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Blepharoplasty
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • LASIK
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Orbit Evisceration
  • Photorefractive Keratectomy (PRK)
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Ptosis (Eyelids) Surgery
  • Refractive Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Laser Photocoagulation
  • Retinal Laser Surgery
  • Tear Drainage Surgery
  • Trabeculectomy
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Central University Of The Caribbean / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Brooke Army Med Ctr-Wilford Hall Afb
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. De La Torre has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. De La Torre's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. De La Torre to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. De La Torre'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
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
El Paso, TX |
I can see better than My husband: Very nervous at first about this procedure quickly went away after meeting Dr. Javier De La Torre. M.D. and the professional staff at southwest eye institute. Dr. Javier De La Torre and all his assistants answers all questions, showed videos, and provided other important do's and dont's about the lasik procedure. My family now benefits from the procedure. David L. Cotchery Education psychology El Paso Community College
in El Paso, TX |
Priceless experience from day one until now. I met Dr de la Torre after my mom had cataract surgery with Dr Ellman by the way he is a awesome Dr too. I asked Dr. de la Torre if I could qualify for Lasik. My main goal was to be able to see close and far with out glasses. He proposed doing my vision a mono vision. I asked him what is that? he stated "your predominant eye will be your eye for far sight and the other eye will be your close distance eye"" He tested my vision and he said I was a good
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Dr. De La Torre accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Texas Workers' Compensation
    Texas Workers' Compensation WC
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. De La Torre has admitting privileges

Del Sol Medical Center
10301 Gateway Blvd W
El Paso, TX 79925
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University Medical Center of El Paso
4815 Alameda Ave
El Paso, TX 79905
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