Amarilis Torres, MD


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About Amarilis Torres, MD

Dr. Torres was born and raised in Puerto Rico and has been in the area since 1991. She spent two years as a Major in the United States Air Force where she served as Chief of Rheumatology at Scott Air Force Base in Illinois.

Married with three children, Dr. Torres enjoys spending quiet time with her family and finds time with them as often as possible.

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
Medical Education

University of Puerto Rico
San Juan, PR
School of Medicine


Veterans Administration Medical Center
Puerto Rico
Internal Medicine


Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Special Interests

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Other Inflammatory Arthritis

Zephyrhills 38135 Market Square Drive Zephyrhills, Florida 33542  Suite 105


38135 Market Square Drive
Zephyrhills, FL 33542

Suite 105

Florida Medical Clinic participates with most major carriers. Please consult your insurance carrier prior to your appointment to verify our participation status with your insurance plan. This list is subject to change and is not all-inclusive.

  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna PPO
Allwell by Sunshine (Medicare HMO)
  • AvMed HMO
  • AvMed PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield aka: Florida Blue
  • BC Advantage 65
  • BCBS HMO- BlueCare Health Options (Marketplace Plan)
  • BCBS Medicare HMO
  • BCBS Medicare PPO
  • BCBS PPO (Includes EPO, PPC, BlueOptions, Blue Select)
  • CarePlus Medicare HMO
Cigna (Includes Great West)
  • Baycare Exclusive Network
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Local Plus
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry Medicare HMO
  • Coventry Medicare PPO
  • Coventry PPO
Freedom Health Medicare Advantage Plan HMO
Health First Health Plans
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Medicare HMO (including Gold Plus HMO)
  • Humana Medicare PPO (Includes Choice PPO/PFFS)
  • Humana PPO
Longevity Health Plan
Multiplan (Includes Multiplan, Beechstreet/ PHCS)
  • Beechstreet
  • MultiPlan
  • Private Healthcare System (PHCS)
Optimum Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
Partners Direct Health (includes Hendry Marine Industries, ABC Fine Wine & Spirits, & Trustmark- Word of Life)
Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare East
  • Tricare East HMO (Prime)
United Health Care
  • United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete PPO
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete HMO
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete PPO
  • United Healthcare Evercare
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare PPO
  • United Healthcare Secure Horizons
Wellcare by Allwell (Medicare Advantage HMO Plan)
  • Wellmed- UnitedHealthcare Medicare

Amarilis Torres, MD's Resources

Arthritis Foundation

National Psoriasis Foundation


"Always being there when I need you"

Thank you Dr. Torres for always being there when I need you...for being so patient with me and my husband. God blessed you!
Yngrid N.

"Saving my life from pain"

Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! For saving my life from pain and always being available when I needed you the most. God bless you always and guide you.
Everlidis S. - Wesley Chapel

"Thank you Dr. Torres for all of your aid & assistance"

Dr. Torres diagnosed my RA in 2016 and has treated me ever since. She is professional, caring and very interested in her patient's progress, and so is her staff. I will miss her care since I have moved to Ocala, FL. Thank you Dr. Torres for all of your aid and assistance in getting the medical I needed so that my transition into this "disease" was easy.
Linda P. - Zephyrhills, FL

"Responsible, compassionate & humble"

Dr. Torres is a excellent doctor. She is the best, has commitment with the patient, responsible, compassionate and humble. Evaluates the patient always like it was the first day of appointment. Like listen the patient without interruption and without hurry. The only bad is the patient need wait for evaluate more than 1 - 2hrs. But I wait because I don't found a professional doctor like she. God bless her.
Luz N O. - Orlando,Fl

"Really cares about her patients"

Dr. Torres is a wonderful wonderful Dr. that really cares about her patients and she has a fabulous nurse!
amy k.

"Outstanding doctor"

A friend told me to wait to see Dr. Torres and she was correct: she's an outstanding doctor who's well worth the four month wait.
Mae W.

"Thorough and compassionate!"

Dr. Torres NEVER rushes you through. She is thorough and compassionate!
Tracy S.

"Excellent care in a very caring fashion."

One can find a good physician, one can find a caring physician. It's difficult to find both in one entity. Dr. Torres fits the role perfectly as does her staff. They give excellent care in a very caring fashion.

"You feel like you're the only patient she has"

I started going to Dr. Torres in 1999. I hated leaving my rheumatologist in Michigan and told my husband that staying in Florida would depend on the care I received down here. Fortunately, I found Dr. Torres, who was recommended to me by the Cleveland Clinic and my rheumatologist in Michigan.. When I speak of Dr. Torres, I always say that you can 1) find a good, knowledgeable physician; or 2) you can find a caring physician. However, with Dr. Torres and her entire staff, you get both with one swoop. She is so good in her understanding and treatment of the rheumatoid and fibromyalgia. When you're receiving her care, you feel like you're the only patient she has or is concerned about at that moment in time. I've seen a lot of doctors over the years and she is a very special lady. I'm already concerned and worrying about the day she retires. I've never been able to get that same caliber of care and treatment!... Read More +
Barbara B.

"You are truly a great doctor!"

Dr. Torres is an awesome doctor. I have been seeing her for years. She always takes the time to really talk to me to find out how I'm doing. She was very helpful when it came to me getting my social security disability approved. Thank you Dr. Torres, you are truly a great doctor!
Sheri P.

"Glad to have such a good team"

Dr. Torres is so sweet in helping to understand and find out what will work to help improve your life with rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis... Glad to have such a good team to keep me healthy as possible.
Theresa H.

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