Dr. Sandra Hu-Torres, MD

Dr. Sandra Hu-Torres, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
37 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Sandra Hu-Torres, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Winchester, MA and has been practicing for 5 years. She specializes in ophthalmology.Read her story

North Suburban Eye Associates

955 Main St Ste 108

Winchester, MA 01890
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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • HealthFirst
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 94% of peers
more than 86% of peers
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
more than 85% of peers

Dr. Hu-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.

Dr. Hu-Torres' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hu-Torres "Sandra Hu-Torres M.D. has recently joined North Suburban Eye Associates as a Comprehensive Ophthalmologist who specializes in uveitis and glaucoma management. She is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology. Dr. Hu-Torres completed her undergraduate studies at Columbia University. A graduate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, N.Y., Dr. Hu-Torres completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Newark Beth Israel in N.J., and did her ophthalmology residency at the New York Medical College, Valhalla in New York which was affiliated with the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary. After that, she went on to complete a fellowship in uveitis management under Dr. C. Stephen Foster, at Massachusetts Eye Research and Surgery Institute in Cambridge M.A. in 2013. Dr. Hu-Torres has special interests in cataract surgery, medical, laser and surgical treatment for glaucoma and uveitis as well as comprehensive ophthalmology. Dr. Hu-Torres will see patients at all three of the North Suburban Eye Associate’ locations; in Beverly, Winchester and Wakefield. In addition, she is affiliated with the Melrose-Wakefield, Winchester and Beverly Hospitals. She is accepting patients with most major medical insurances."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hu-Torres "Led by C. Douglas Evans, M.D., Kimberly Mooney-McNulty, M.D. and Sandra Hu-Torres, MD our staff is not only vastly experienced but also well organized to handle a complete range of vision related problems. If you are located in the North Suburban Boston area and seeking excellent ophthalmologists you will find this at North Suburban Eye Associates.

Whether your eye care needs are routine or complex, we invite you to schedule a convenient appointment at North Suburban Eye Associates. North Suburban Eye Associates serving the greater Boston area, adheres to the highest standards of quality and a firm commitment to our patients. Our goal is to educate each patient, to ensure you make informed decisions regarding your eye care."

1  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Hypertropia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Edema
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Posterior Scleritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Ulcer
  • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vision Impairment
  • Vision Loss
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration


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15  Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyeglasses
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Laser Surgery
  • Ocular Inflammation (Uveitis) Treatment
  • Ocular Surface Reconstruction
  • Pterygium Surgery
  • Soft Contact Lenses

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.


  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Newark Beth Israel Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary/Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hu-Torres has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hu-Torres' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hu-Torres to family and friends
2 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hu-Torres' 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 (2)

Always professional ,explains each segment of treatment with clarity, have total confidence in her recommendations. Recent cataract surgeries went very well excellent support team.
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She listens to my concerns and takes her time explaining her treatment strategy
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