Expert Pathology Consultation Services

Expert Pathology Consultation Services

Carlos Torres

3704 Sunrise Ranch Road Southlake, TX 76092

About the Expert

Dr. Torres is an expert in: Surgical Pathology of the gastrointestinal tract and liver; Cancer and preneoplastic conditions; Tumor Pathology, Autopsy Pathology; Cause of Death, Causation, Standard of Care. Dr. Torres trained at Washington Univ-Barnes Hospital., M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, and Harvard-Brigham & Women's Hospital. Dr. Torres spent 12 yrs as Staff Pathologist and Director of Quality Assurance at Caris/Miraca Life Sciences. Currently provides expert Gastrointestinal and Liver /Pancreas Pathology Services to Alliance Health Sciences, Boston Scientific GI Laboratory, and Parkland Hosp-UTSW.

Areas of Expertise

  • Gastroenterology
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Pathology

Expert's Profile

EXPERTISE IN:
1. Pathobiology, clinico-pathologic correlation, and histopathologic diagnosis of diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, anus, liver, and pancreas.
2. Pathobiology, clinico-pathologic correlation, and histopathologic diagnosis of human neoplasms (cancer) and preneoplastic conditions.
3. Standard of Care, Causation, Cause of Death.

From 07/1998 to 12/2000 Dr. Torres was Staff Pathologist, Assistant Professor and Director of the Gastrointestinal-Liver Pathology Division at Hermmann Hosp-UTHSC in Houston, TX.
From 01/2001 to 03/2012, Dr. Torres was Staff Pathologist and Director of Quality Assurance at Caris/Miraca LifeSciences, in Dallas TX, in which Dr. Torres was instrumental in creating a rather unique model of GI sub-specialty-focused laboratory, which during his 12 yrs tenure became one of the largest private national Anatomic Pathology laboratories.
Dr. Torres contributed to the success and growth of the operation, with the principle of providing the highest standards of patient care and service to GI clinicians.

From 05/2012 to 05/2015, Dr. Torres was Staff Pathologist at the Anatomic Pathology Division of the North-Shore-LIJ Health Care System in New York.

From 01/2018 to 12/2018, Dr. Torres was Per Diem Staff Pathologist at the Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Division of the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington, VT.

Since 03/2016, Dr. Torres is Staff Pathologist at the Anatomic Pathology Division of Alliance Health Sciences, a private multi-specialty laboratory in Dallas and Houston, TX.

Since 01/2001, Dr. Torres is the sole proprietor of "Expert Pathology Consultation Services", which provides pathology expert witness and litigation support services, consultations to Pathologists and Gastroenterologists, and Locums and Per Diem coverage nationwide.

Since 01/2019, Dr. Torres is Per Diem Staff Pathologist at the Boston Scientific GI Laboratory in Alpharetta, GA.

Since 05/2019, Dr. Torres is Per Diem Staff Pathologist at the Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Division of Parkland Hospital-UTSW in Dallas, TX.

Personal Achievements

Education

  • 07/1995 – 06/1996: PGY-V: Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Fellowship Brigham and Women’s Hosp-Harvard Medical School, Boston MA
  • 07/1994 – 06/1995: PGY-IV: Cancer Pathology Fellowship M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston TX
  • 07/1991 – 06/1994: PGY’s I-III: Anatomic Pathology Residency Barnes/Jewish Hospital-Washington University, St. Louis MO
  • 08/1989 – 06/1991: Internship-Anatomic Pathology San Jose Hospital-Monterrey, Mexico

Licenses

  • TX, Fl, OK, NM, LA, VT, GA, CO, WY

Special Training

  • 07/1995 – 06/1996: PGY-V: Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology Fellowship Brigham and Women’s Hosp-Harvard Medical School, Boston MA
  • 07/1994 – 06/1995: PGY-IV: Cancer Pathology Fellowship M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston TX
  • 07/1991 – 06/1994: PGY’s I-III: Anatomic Pathology Residency

Organizations

  • United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology
  • International Academy of Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology Society

Publications

  • See CV

Prior assignments

  • See References

Percentage of time spent as expert

  • 10%

Number of expert assignments / year

  • 12-15

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