Alexander Torres, MD
Dr. Torres completed his rheumatology fellowship in 2009 at Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine in Cleveland Ohio. He completed the Internal Medicine program in MIHS which is affiliated with the Univerisity of Arizona and Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona. He is a member of the American College of Rheumatology and Florida Society of Rheumatology.
Dr. Torres is privileged to be dual Board Certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine.
Dr. Torres has been in a solo rheumatology practice for the past seven years providing multi-cultural care to residents from Highlands, Hardee, Polk, Hendry, Glades, Okeechobee and Desoto counties. Dr. Torres has provided rheumatology services abroad as well performed clinical research studies in the area of rheumatology.
Dr. Torres is also trained and certified to perform muskuloskeletal ultrasound studies, electromyograms, epidural and spine facets joint injection and has been published in the area of lupus as well as presented cases in the area of spondyloarthropathy as well rheumatoid arthritis disease activity scores.
Dr. Torres is bilingual and enjoys being with his family and spending time participating in outdoor activities.
Our practice is centered on effectiveness and efficiency provided in a caring and civil enviroment. It is the challenge of diagnosis and customizing treatment to the individual that inspired Dr. Torres to study rheumatology. The evolution of technology sustains the hope that rheumatologists can make a difference every day and provide consistent, comprehensive quality healthcare to our patients.
Thank you and welcome to HARAC.
Alexander Torres, M.D.
Welcome to Highlands Advanced Rheumatology and Arthritis Center, PL
We are commited to providing quality rheumatology care for residents in and around Central Florida.
Highlands Advanced Rheumatology is a private single specialty medical practice with 2 convenient locations in Highlands and Polk (coming soon) counties. Our expertise lies in the diagnosis and management of immune system disorders which result in unnecessary and harmful inflammation in various organs of the human body.
Online Review Comments:
" Dr. Torres and his staff are incredible. They go out of their way to make sure you are taken care and Dr. Torres has saved my life and has been an incredible doctor."
"I am so thankful for Dr. Torres and the entire staff at HAR! They have been so patient with me through many difficult times and praise the Lord, Dr. Torres is a compassionate doctor that thinks outside the box. They are the best."
Suzanne Graham See
" I had nothing but great experience's since I've started with Dr. Torres and his staff. They are very friendly and helpful."
"Dr. Torres is a very caring doctor and very encouraging in wanting to help my RA. Cara who gives the infusions is also very caring and does a great job. I am very satisfied with my new Rheumatologist. Great bedside manner and wanting to help. I'm grateful."