Dr. Sandra Hu-Torres, MD

Dr. Sandra Hu-Torres, MD

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Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
36 y/o
(1)

Accepting new patients

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.

North Suburban Eye Associates

669 Main St

Wakefield, MA 01880
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Accepted insurance

  • 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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Care Philosophy

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.

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Dr. Hu-Torres' Experience

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Dr. Hu-Torres' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blepharitis
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Color Blindness
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Cataracts
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Glaucoma - Iridogoniodysgenesia
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Keratitis
  • Malignant Neoplasm of Eye
  • Migraine
  • Night Blindness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • 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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Procedures

  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Contact Lens Exams
  • 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.

Education

  • 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
5.0
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Dr. Hu-Torres' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Beverly, MA |
She listens to my concerns and takes her time explaining her treatment strategy
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hu-Torres accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health HMO
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • HealthFirst
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hu-Torres has admitting privileges

Addison Gilbert Hospital
298 Washington St
Gloucester, MA 01930
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Beverly Hospital
85 Herrick St
Beverly, MA 01915
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Melrose - Wakefield Hospital
585 Lebanon St
Melrose, MA 02176
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Winchester Hospital
41 Highland Ave
Winchester, MA 01890
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