Philip J Torina, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Surgery
Specialty:Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Dr. Torina received his undergraduate degree from the University of Delaware where he graduated as the 1999 Most Outstanding Senior Man at the University of Delaware. He earned his medical degree from Thomas Jefferson University where he was inducted to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society during his junior year. Dr. Torina completed his residency in Plastic Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. He later pursued advanced training in Microvascular and Reconstructive Surgery during his fellowship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. Dr. Torina offers a broad range of reconstructive and cosmetic surgery, including aesthetic and reconstructive breast and facial surgery, microsurgery, and general reconstructive surgery. Dr. Torina enjoys resident education and has authored multiple publications.
American Board of Plastic Surgery
- Abdominal Hernia
- Basal Cell Carcinoma
- Botulinum Toxin Injections
- Breast Augmentation
MD, Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, General Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency, Plastic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Microsurgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Resident Teaching Award
Alpha Omega Alpha
Hobart Amory Hare Medical Honor Society
1999 Most Outstandign Senior Man at the University of Delaware (Alexander J. Taylor Sr. Award)
Kolker AR, Torina PJ. Minimally Invasive Correction of Inverted Nipples: A Safe and Simple Technique For Reliable, Sustainable Projection. . Annals of Plastic Surgery 2009 may; 62: 549-553.
Torina PJ, Westheimer EF, Schanzer HR. Brachial Vein Transposition Arteriovenous Fistula: Is It an Acceptable Chronic Dialysis Vascular Access? . Journal of Vascular Access 2008 January-March;: 39-44.
Silverberg D, Wellner R, Arora S, Newell P, Ozao J, Sarpel U, Torina P, Wolfeld M, Divino C, Schwartz M, Silver L, Marin M. Establishing an International Training Program for Surgical Residents. J Surg Educ 2007 May-June; 64: 143-149.
Taub PJ, Torina PJ. Repairing the Head. plastic Surgery Products 2006 October;: 24-29.
Torina PJ, Flanders AE, Carrino JA, Burns AS, Friedman DP, Harrop JS, Vacarro AR. Incidence of Vertebral Artery Thrombosis in Cervical Spine Trauma: Correlation with Severity of Spinal Cord Injury. American Journal of Neuroradiology 2005 November-December; 26: 2645-2651.
Torina PJ, Kim DH, Vacarro AR. Early versus Late Surgical Decompression in the Setting of Cervical Spinal Cord Injury. Journal of Controversial Medical Claims 2001 November;: 1-8.