Dr. Cándido R. Torres - Conozca al Doctor
Dr. Cándido R. Torres - DERMATOLOGO

CURRICULUM VITAE
DR. CANDIDO R. TORRES
BOARD CERTIFIED DERMATOLOGIST



  • High School graduate - Central High School, Santurce, PR. 1959.

  • Premedical School - University of PR. 1963.

  • Graduate Medicine and Surgery, University of Barcelona School of   Medicine. Barcelona, Spain 1970.

  • Internship 1971. San Juan City Hospital. Puerto Rico Medical  Center.

  • Dermatology Specialty 1975. University of PR School
    Medicine. Puerto Rico Medical Center.

  • Board Certified by the American Academy of Dermatology. 1977.
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. 1977.

  • Associate professor of dermatology. Dermatology deparment,  UPR School of Medicine, since 1977.

  • Ad Honorem auxiliary Professor of Dermatology, Dermatology Department UPR School of Medicine, since 1993.

  • Chief Dermatology Service, Pavia Hospital, Santurce, PR since   1975 to 1995.

  • Past president, Sociedad Dermatológica de PR.

  • Past president, Sección de Dermatología, Asociación Médica de   PR.

  • Past president, Sociedad de Dermatología Cosmética y Quirúrgica de PR.

  • Private practice in Dermatology for 35 years in Santurce, PR.

  • Recipient Doctors Choice Award (outstanding doctors in PR)   years 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009,   2010, 2011.

  • Recipient America's Top Physician - 2003, 2004, 2005.

  • Member of ''Senado del Colegio Médico de Puerto Rico''   representing San Juan district. (2006-2008).

  • Member of the board of directors of the San Juan District
    ''Colegio Médico de Puerto Rico'' 2006-2012.  

  • Member of ''Comité de Nominaciones y Votaciones del Colegio   Médico de PR" 2010-2012 Representing the San Juan District.


  • Membership to Professional Associations:
                    

        - Colegio de Médicos y Cirujanos de Puerto Rico, since    
 
        - American Academy of Dermatology - Fellow.
              
        - Sociedad Dermatológica de Puerto Rico - Member and past
          President.
             
        - Sociedad de Dermatología Cosmética de Puerto Rico -
          Member and past Presedent 2005.
           
        - Puerto Rico Medical Association - Former Member.

        - Sección de Dermatología de la Asociación Médica de 
          Puerto Rico - Past President.

        - American Medical Association - Member.

        - Dermatology Foundation - Former Member.

        - Colegio Iberolatinoamericano de Dermatología - Member.

        - Senado del Colegio Médico de Puerto Rico 2006-2008.