Dr. Michael Torrente, DO

Dr. Michael Torrente, DO

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(6)
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Dr. Michael Torrente, DO is a psychiatry doctor who practices in San Diego, CA. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

3914 3rd Ave

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(619) 291-4808

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Bipolar Disorder
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more than 79% of peers
Psychiatric Diseases
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more than 45% of peers
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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more than 40% of peers

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Specialties

  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Torrente does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Delusional Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Homicidal Ideation
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
  • Nondependent Opioid Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophreniform Disorder
  • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

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Procedures

  • Psychiatric Medication Therapy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

1 Sanction
  • Gross Negligence (11/7/2016)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of Midwestern University, Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Torrente has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Torrente has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Torrente's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Torrente to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Torrente'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 (2)
San Diego, CA |
He listens to patients -- really listens. He cares about us as people with lives that are affected by what we are dealing with, and doesn't see us as collections of symptoms. His only real flaw is a tendency to run late. And in fairness, he has improved this and continues to work on it.
in Los Angeles, California |
Dr. Torrente saved my life in 2012 when I was in major psychosis. He is a very understanding and compassionate man. At the time I did not realize it, as I was delusional, on the streets, going through substance abuse issues and not medicated properly. I met him at scripps hospital.He became my physician and was attentive to my needs and was a major part in reconnecting me with my mom. I was blessed with him helping me attain ssi, and going to rehab.With this help,I was able to go back to school.
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Dr. Torrente accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
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Hospitals where Dr. Torrente has admitting privileges

Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego
4077 5th Ave
San Diego, CA 92103
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