UHealth Neurosurgery Welcomes Dr. Roland A. Torres

Roland A. Torres, M.D., has joined the University of Miami Health System as an associate professor of clinical neurosurgery.

Clinical specialties: Neurotrauma, neuro-oncology, spine

Research interests: Pathomechanisms of traumatic brain injury, neuroprotection trials, neuromonitoring

Education: M.D. – Universidad Central del Este, Dominican Republic

Internship – General Surgery, Columbia University

Residency – Neurosurgery, University of California Davis Medical Center

Neuropathology, Columbia University

Fellowship – Neuro-oncology and radiosurgery, UCSF

Complex spine and instrumentation, UCLA

Certification: American Board of Neurological Surgery

Prior position: Director of neurotrauma, Stanford University Medical Center

Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice locations: Jackson South Medical Center

University of Miami Hospital & Clinics

To make an appointment, call 305-243-6946