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George Torres, MD

Dr. Torres is a pulmonologist in the Knoxville area. He is affiliated with University of Tennessee Medical Center and 2 more hospitals.
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94 doctors
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46 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more lung condition patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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63 doctors
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64 doctors
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31 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more abnormal breathing patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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52 doctors
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52 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more shortness of breath patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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117 doctors
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116 doctors
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58 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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75 doctors
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75 doctors
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37 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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18 doctors
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9 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more emphysema patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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89 doctors
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88 doctors
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44 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more heart disease patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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23 doctors
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24 doctors
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11 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more chronic lung disease patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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18 doctors
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18 doctors
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8 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more aortic aneurysm patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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9 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Torres saw abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.
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57 doctors
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57 doctors
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28 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more sleep apnea patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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3 doctors
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3 doctors
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1 doctor
Dr. Torres saw postnasal drip patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.
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115 doctors
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115 doctors
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57 doctors
Dr. Torres saw vascular disease patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.

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71 doctors
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71 doctors
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35 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more asthma patients than 95% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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26 doctors
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26 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more aneurysm patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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46 doctors
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46 doctors
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22 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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70 doctors
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70 doctors
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34 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more coronary artery disease (CAD) patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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53 doctors
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52 doctors
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26 doctors
Dr. Torres saw hay fever (allergic rhinitis) patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.

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49 doctors
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48 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more chronic bronchitis patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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32 doctors
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33 doctors
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16 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.
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64 doctors
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63 doctors
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31 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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66 doctors
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67 doctors
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33 doctors
Dr. Torres saw allergies patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.

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67 doctors
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66 doctors
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33 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more heart failure patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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25 doctors
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12 doctors
Dr. Torres saw hepatitis C patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.
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84 doctors
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83 doctors
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41 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more obesity patients than 75% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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20 doctors
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20 doctors
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10 doctors
Dr. Torres saw breast cancer patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.
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49 doctors
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49 doctors
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24 doctors
Dr. Torres saw more sleep disorders patients than 85% of similar doctors in the Knoxville area in 2014–2018. Learn more.

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9 doctors
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10 doctors
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4 doctors
Dr. Torres saw lupus patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.
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80 doctors
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79 doctors
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39 doctors
Dr. Torres saw acid reflux patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.

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11 doctors
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11 doctors
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5 doctors
Dr. Torres saw head and neck cancers patients in 2014–2018, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition in the Knoxville area. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Torres sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Office
1940 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
413 miles away
Office
5779 Creekwood Park Blvd
Lenoir City, TN 37772
431 miles away

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Credentials
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Honduras Facultad de Ciencias Medicas
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1986
  • Damas Hospital/Ponce School of Medicine Program
    RESIDENCY

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Pulmonary Disease
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Torres is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Leconte Medical Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Starr Regional Medical Center Athens
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health First
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Ohio PPO Connect
  • Optima Health
  • PacificSource
  • Paramount
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Security Health Plan
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • The Health Plan
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • WellMed Medical Management
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield