About Us

Dr. Rafael A. Torres is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in the specialty of Psychiatry and subspecialty of Psychosomatic Medicine.

Dr. Torres focuses on diagnosing and treating psychiatric and mental health conditions while emphasizing preventative medicine and wellness. 

He closely collaborates as a consultant to primary and specialty care physicians.  He also provides psychopharmacologic management to patients currently in treatment with psychologists, psychotherapists and counselors. 

 Choosing a Psychiatrist


Dr. Rafael Torres has an extensive wealth of knowledge and experience. After earning his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of the Philippines, he completed his psychiatry training in New York at Columbia University at Saint Luke’s – Roosevelt Hospital in 1998.  

His work experience includes multiple in- and outpatient settings, crisis and mental health counseling, psychiatric consultations in medical/surgical and primary care settings, residency teaching, research and geriatric psychiatry. He has been a clinical research investigator in several psychiatric treatment trials and is published in multiple peer-review journals. He has assumed leadership roles in inpatient, outpatient, academic and administrative settings. Dr. Torres is up-to-date with the latest advances in medicine and clinical practice. Dr. Torres provides comprehensive diagnostic evaluation, education, psychopharmacologic and supportive therapies for late adolescents, adults and the elderly.

Whether you or someone you know may be dealing with factors that interfere with the quality of life, day to day living, or diminished productivity due to various mental health reasons, Dr. Torres is pleased to share his expertise to provide competent and caring assistance.