Dr. Benjamin Torrez is a board certified orthopedic surgeon practicing in the Cedar Valley area. Dr. Torrez joined Cedar Valley Medical Specialists in 2013 and has since extended his orthopedic surgery services to reach the Independence area. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency from Michigan State University’s Pontiac campus, where he received a vast amount of training and education in pediatric orthopedic surgery, hip and knee reconstruction, orthopedic trauma, and sports medicine. While providing expertise in the areas of hip replacement, total knee replacement and shoulder replacement surgery, Dr. Torrez further specializes in procedures meant to correct complications stemming from various trauma. Dr. Torrez is a professional member of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics (AOAO), the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), and the Orthopedic Trauma Association (OTA).
American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery – 2019
Michigan State University / McLaren Oakland Hospital (Pontiac, WI) – Orthopedic Surgery; 2013
Kansas City University of Medicine & Bio Sciences (Kansas City, MO) – DO; 2008
University of Iowa College of Public Health (Iowa City, IA) – MPH in Health Systems Management; 2004
While providing world-class orthopedic care that keeps the Cedar Valley up and moving around, Dr. Torrez stays active by spending time with his wife and five children, cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes and practicing personal fitness & wellness. His primary goal focuses on fulfilling patients’ needs through specified evaluations and treatments that allow them to continue doing the things they love!
Detroit Medical Center (Detroit, MI) – Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Hip & Knee Reconstruction, Orthopedic Trauma, Sports Medicine
UMC of Southern Nevada (Las Vegas, NV) – Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
William Beaumont Hospital (Royal Oak, MI) – Orthopedic Foot & Ankle