Dr. Ruben Torres, MD

Obstetrics & GynecologyMaleAge 60

Dr. Torres
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

RGV Women's Health Center

2230 Haine Dr Harlingen, TX 78550

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(956) 425-4901

Dr. Ruben Torres, MD is a Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialist in Harlingen, TX and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Torres has more experience with Gynecologic Surgery, Gynecologic Care, and Obstetric Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Torres to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Torres

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Torres treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Torres treats other conditions, please contact the office at (956) 425-4901.

Gynecologic Surgery

Gynecologic surgery treats conditions affecting the female reproductive system, including cancer, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, and uterine fibroids through procedures such as hysterectomy, tumor removal, and myomectomy.Compare with other Gynecologic Surgery specialists.

Dr. Torres typically treats 69% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Dilation and Curettage
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysteroscopy
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Very High Frequency
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Gynecologic Care

Gyncologists diagnose and treat conditions that affect any part of the female reproductive system, such as vaginitis, uterine fibroids, endometriosis, or polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).Compare with other Gynecologic Care specialists.

Dr. Torres typically treats 66% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Cervicitis
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Pregnancy Test
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Obstetric Care

Obstetric care specialists focus on the health of both mother and baby during pregnancy and through labor and delivery, including prenatal screening, treatment of complications, and vaginal or C-section delivery.Compare with other Obstetric Care specialists.

Dr. Torres typically treats 61% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Pregnancy Ultrasound
Rh Incompatibility Screening
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Dr. Torres' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • C-Section
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HIV Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastodynia
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Torres accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

Dr. Torres' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Torres

4.6

Based on 65 ratings

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What went well
  • Staff friendliness (59)
  • Office environment (58)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (57)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (7)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (6)
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions (6)
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Dr Torres are professional, courteous, and friendly.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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I always feel comfortable going to my visits.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Christina Gutierrez – Dec 12, 2020
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Felt at home. ??
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Viola – Dec 10, 2020
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Dr. Torres made sure all of my questions were answered. He gave me peace of mind and demonstrated genuine concern for my well-being. I’m glad he’s my doctor!
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Vanessa Serrano – Nov 23, 2020
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Fantastic doctor, fantastic nurses. Take great care of me always.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Sandra – Nov 18, 2020
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It was very easy to get the assistance that I needed. Everyone was very professional and understanding.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jillian – Nov 06, 2020
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He's am awesome Dr. Very gentle and gets the job done no problem. He also has a wonderful staff. The office is beautiful. It was a different experience for me and inna positive way. I would highly recommend him to my family and friends.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Oct 10, 2020
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I’ve been looking for a new OBGYN for a few years now after mine passed away. It was difficult after seeing him for 24 years. Phone contact was friendly and appointment was scheduled the next day. Welcoming staff, minimal wait time and the Dr has a great bedside manner. Found my new place!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
What could be improved
No results
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MNG – Sep 18, 2020
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Dr. Torres and his staff are very professional and attentive. Dr. Torres takes his time to listen and answers his patient questions thoroughly. He has been my doctor for 22 years. I have always recommended his services to my friends and family. Sandra Saenz
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Sandra Saenz – Sep 09, 2020
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Love love love the service with Dr Torres and Janie Garcia, LVN and staff! Very attentive and caring! A+++!
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Jennifer Nino Garcia – Aug 25, 2020
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Dr Torres is always professional and very friendly. He answers all my questions and concerns.
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Ida Perez – Oct 12, 2019
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He cares about yours and your partners needs in regards to the baby and your health and he makes you feel comfortable. He’s open to any and every question you have and really cares about what he does! He’s very easy to talk to when it comes to understanding what is needed for my babies health. I’m glad I changed doctors because Dr. TORRES is an amazing man!
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Sep 08, 2019
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He is a very good doctor and he listens to the patients.
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Aug 29, 2019
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Great doctor! Very attentive and professional
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Jazmin silva in San Marcos, TX – Dec 29, 2018
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Dr. Torres is the best! I have to come over in person. I never get a person to answer, even when I leave my info.
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Maria delos Angeles Elizondo in Harlingen TX – Oct 25, 2017
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Really great staff and doctor
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Aug 28, 2017
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Dr. Torres is a wonderful doctor! I was saddened when his clinic stopped taking my insurance.
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Diana Campbell in Harlingen , TX – Jun 24, 2017
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ONLY DR I WOULD RECOMMEND
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MARITZA LIRA in HARLINGEN,tx – Jun 10, 2017
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STAFF VERY FRIENDLY
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ELENA HUERTA in HARLINGEN,tx – Jun 10, 2017
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very attentive, easy to talk to!
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Care Philosophy

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Biography

Ruben Torres has established himself in the community as a physician that is dedicated to helping patients receive the treatment they need so they can...Read more

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Education

Long Island College Hospital
Residency Hospital
1987
Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ruben Torres, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Torres has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Ruben Torres, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Torres frequently treats Gynecologic Surgery, Gynecologic Care, and Obstetric Care. See all practice areas where Dr. Torres specializes.

Where is Dr. Ruben Torres, MD's office located?

Dr. Torres' office is located at 2230 Haine Dr, Harlingen, TX 78550. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ruben Torres, MD speak?

Dr. Torres speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

RGV Women's Health Center

RGV Women's Health Center2230 Haine Dr Harlingen, TX 78550
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen

Harlingen, TX

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Labor and Delivery Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)