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Dr. Peter Torrisi, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Male · Age 64

Dr. Torrisi

Dr. Peter Torrisi, MD is a pulmonologist in North Chesterfield, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1980 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.


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(804) 320-4243

Dr. Torrisi accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Torrisi's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Asthma
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torrisi treats Asthma more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Torrisi treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Shortness of Breath
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torrisi treats Shortness of Breath more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Torrisi treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Torrisi treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Torrisi treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Torrisi's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Eosinophilic Asthma
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Rheumatoid Lung Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spirometry
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Torrisi, MD is a pulmonologist in North Chesterfield, VA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from New York Medical College in 1980 and specializes in pulmonary disease and critical care medicine.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonology

Education

1987
George Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Miriam Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Miriam Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
New York Medical College
Medical School
1987
1983
1981
1980

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Dr. Torrisi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Torrisi

3.1

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
36.36363636363637%
(4)
4 Stars
18.181818181818183%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
9.090909090909092%
(1)
1 Star
36.36363636363637%
(4)

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I would never recommend this Dr. My mother had cancer and he just busted in the room and told us there eas nothing he could do. This shattered my moms hopes. We left and went to Duke in NC for treatments. His bedside manner is very poor.
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Very personable...down to earth. Patient...takes time to listen and explain. Always felt comfortable and reliant with his care. Amber was/is top notch. Unfortunately I moved out of state.
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Very kind and courteous. Very knowledgeable. He made an emergency next day appointment with my Dr because I was have breathing problems. He ran tests right there and then called me at home to discuss our next step. He then went forward with getting other tests coordinated with my cardiologist. The...Read More
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Locations

Pulmonary Associates of Richmond Inc

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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