Doctor of Physical Medicine & Rehab in Clearwater , Florida (FL)
Francisco M. Torres MD
- Florida Spine Institute2250 Drew StreetClearwater, Florida, 33765 - United StatesPhone: 727-797-7463Fax: 727-726-1580
- 3280 McMullen Boorth Rd, Suite 240Clearwater, Florida, 33761 - United StatesPhone: 727-797-7463Fax: 727-726-1580
About Our Practice
Dr. Francisco M. Torres was born in Seville, Spain and graduated Cum Laude from the University of Puerto Rico in 1982 with a degree in Biology. He then attended the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and was awarded his medical degree in 1986.
Dr. Torres performed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Veterans Administration Hospital in San Juan, Puerto Rico before completing a Musculoskeletal Fellowship at Louisiana State University Medical Center in New Orleans. He went on to serve three years as Clinical Instructor of Medicine and Assistant Professor at LSU before joining Florida Spine Institute in 1993.
Dr. Torres specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with spine related pain symptoms and osteoarthritis of multiple joints. He is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as well as the Pinellas Medical Society. He is also a fellow of the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and a member of the International Spinal Injection Society. He has been certified by the American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine and the American Board of Pain Medicine. He has served as Vice President of the Florida Academy of Pain Management, and has participated in several clinical research studies. Dr. Torres was also the Principal Investigator studying the use of Botulinum Toxin A as a treatment for chronic lower back pain.
He has authored and co-authored several articles published in various medical journals including the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He has presented at several medical conferences in Florida, Louisiana, and South Carolina on topics related to his practice and research.
Dr. Torres is the founder and owner of ForeverYoung.MD Age Management Clinic in Clearwater. As a certified Age Management Physician, he works with patients on preventing age related disease in order to optimize health and longevity.
Dr. Torres practices alongside a multi-disciplinary spine care team at the Florida Spine Institute. Florida Spine Institute is the leading, and one of most trusted, medical facilities that specializes in back & neck care, pain management, neurology, and minimally invasive spine surgery in the Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Tampa area. The board certified doctors, surgeons and therapist provide their patients with all of their consultations and treatment on a single campus which has helped thousands of patients for over 20 years.
- Most major medical plans accepted including Medicare, Personal Injury, Auto Accidents, and Workers Compensation.
- Doctor of Physical Medicine & Rehab
- Board Certified
- Fellowship Trained