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Maria L. Torres, MD  

Languages spoken: English, Spanish


Pain Management


John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital


Pain Management Center

Faculty Rank:

System Chair, Pain Management Services and Chair, Division of Pain Management

Board Certification:

American Board of Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology Pain Medicine, American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Medical Education:

Universidad Central del Este, Dominican Republic


Internal Medicine - Christ Medical Center; Anesthesiology - University of Illinois at Chicago


University of Illinois - additional training in pain management

Clinical Expertise:

Perioperative Medicine, Internal Medicine, Acute and Chronic Pain, Medical Education

Research Interests:

Pain medicine