Dr. Omar Torres, MD

Dr. Omar Torres, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Omar Torres, MD is a dermatologist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med in 1999 and specializes in dermatology and surgery.

117 E 18th St

New York, NY 10003

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Torres performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Jock Itch
high
more than 94% of peers
Acne
normal
more than 69% of peers
Seborrheic Dermatitis
normal
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Torres'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.

2  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Torres does not have any board certifications listed.

46  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Torres has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Torres has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Torres' Reviews

2.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Torres to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Torres' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Omar is truly a fantastic doctor with very solid experience and knowledge. His bed side manners are amazing and I always feel safe in his care. Highly recommend Dr Torres.
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I made an appointment with Dr. Torres, it was suppose to be a first visit and as I'm in the waiting room I'm told that his assistant is the one seeing me not him because he is not in on Wednesdays. Doctors should be in the office even when the assistant is seeing patients.
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Do not use Omar Torres. He rushes to judgement about doing surgery when it's not necessarily needed. He's chop-chop-chop hungry, and has done botched surgeries leaving scars that he says will go away in time. THEY DON'T! Further, I had an appointment for my annual exam, today, and was told...more
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