For his dedication and excellence in patient care, Patient Preferred Physicians and Practitioners proudly named Dr. Louis A. Torres Jr., MD, FACP, a Top Patient Preferred Physician Representing Internal and Integrative Medicine in the State of Texas for 2021.
With over three decades of achievements in his field, Dr. Torres’ comprehensive approach to medicine is based on the philosophy of treating the “whole” patient – to help reduce the fragmentation of healthcare patients may otherwise need.
Treating patients at DISCOVERY Medical Aesthetics, he focuses on enhancing beauty and wellness from the inside out by way of procedures including hormonal optimization for men and women, nutrition, fitness and weight loss options, PRP hair enhancement therapy, vascular lesions, and sexual health; as well as cosmetic dermatological procedures including dermal fillers, Botox, and various skin rejuvenation treatments. Committed to his patients needs through this ever-present pandemic, Dr. Torres also offers SignatureMD Concierge medical services to a portion of his patients, emphasizing proactive healthcare/wellness as well as managing chronic conditions.
A Board-Certified Internist from the American Board of Internal Medicine, Dr. Torres has been rated five-stars from patients who applaud his expertise, professionalism, and compassion. “I have been a patient for 28 years and he is the kindest, most caring doctor I have ever had,” read a patient review. “[He] goes the extra mile to find a cure. You will be so please to have him as your doctor!”
Dr. Torres’ medical journey began in 1986 when he received his Medical Degree from the University of Texas Medical School in Galveston, TX. He then went on to complete his internship, 1986; and residency at the Methodist Dallas Medical Center, 1989. He has dedicated hours of advanced study helping patients through all modalities of care including the use of vitamins/supplements/nutraceuticals, hormone optimization which affects body composition/gender-specific/exercise performance and recovery as well as Certification in Age Management therapy. The goal being, ‘increased healthspan’ and cognitive retention. He has extensive expertise performing colonoscopies and endoscopy procedures related to gastrointestinal evaluations; including colon cancer screening and acid reflux.
Dr. Torres treats his patients for a wide range of ailments, including but not limited to Cardiovascular Health, Allergy symptoms and treatment, Gastrointestinal screening and treatment of disorders, Prostate Enlargement/BPH and other male health issues, hormonal optimization and Mental/Behavioral Health.
Ensuring he stays up to date on all the latest advancements in his field, Dr. Torres holds professional memberships with the American College of Physicians, the American Society of Internal Medicine, Texas Medical Association, and Collin County Medical Society. He is a Fellow in the prestigious American College of Physicians, and has been teaching medical students, physician assistant students, and nurse practitioner students from multiple universities for 25 years and has received the Texas ChapterPreceptorship Mentorship Award.
He also has received many awards including the Decade of Service Award by the Texas Society of Internal Medicine; the Community Based Teaching Award, the America’s Top Physicians Designation, America’s Most Honored Physican Award, the Patient Choice Award, the Most Compassionate Physician Award and others. In 2020 and 2021, Dr. Torres was listed among the Top 100 Patient Preferred Physicians in America. He was also a featured top physician in the nationally recognized publication, Preferred Health Magazine, and today represents the state of Texas as a Patient Preferred “Physician of the Year.”
“I highly recommend Dr. Torres as a physician who actively listens to his patients, asks appropriate follow-up questions to ensure he has a comprehensive understanding of the patient’s concerns and issues, and makes treatment recommendations accordingly,” wrote another happy patient on Healthgrades.com
Dr. Torres is also the Certified Principal Investigator for DeLeon Research, and has completed multitudes of studies for cutting edge medications and upcoming equivalent efficacious generic alternatives. When he is not treating patients, Dr. Torres focuses on his personal health by engaging in many forms of exercise, multiple martial arts, scuba diving, hot yoga as well as Latin dancing.
Dr. Louis A Torres Jr., MD, FACP
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