Dr. Patrick Torcson, MD

Dr. Patrick Torcson, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
58 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Patrick Torcson, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Covington, LA. He is 58 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Torcson is affiliated with St. Tammany Parish Hospital.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

Learn about Dr. Torcson

Care Philosophy

As a hospitalist I specialize in the care of hospitalized adults with complex medical illnesses. I practice as part of a muti-disciplinary care team to provide the highest quality of care and quality of service to my patients.
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Dr. Torcson's Experience

Dr. Torcson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Internal Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Stroke
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Heart Disease
  • Pneumonia

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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.


  • University Of New Orleans
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fdn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Alton Ochsner Med Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Torcson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Saint Tammany Parish Hospital, Vice President
  • Saint Tammany Parish Hospital, Chief Integration Officer

Dr. Torcson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Torcson to family and friends
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Torcson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Dr Torcson treated me at STPH. His bedside manner and clinical acumen are top notch.
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Dr. Torcson accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

Hospitals where Dr. Torcson has admitting privileges

St. Tammany Parish Hospital
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433
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