Search for a UPMC doctor near you

Narrow your search:

To speak with an appointment scheduler, call 1-800-533-UPMC between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Note: We can schedule appointments for many — but not all — UPMC doctors and locations at this number.

Verify Your Insurance

Please call the physician's office to verify insurance coverage prior to scheduling an appointment.

Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Pediatric Surgery

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Magee-Womens Hospital

Language Spoken:
Spanish

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.8 Stars
100 Patient
Satisfaction Ratings
Learn About Our Survey

LOCATION(S):

Pediatric Surgery
Children's South
205 Millers Run Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017
Office Phone:
(412) 692-7280
Map

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Office Phone:
(412) 692-7280
Map

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:


Education:

MD, Universidad Nacional Autonama De Mexico-Unam, Mexico City, Mexico

Residency:
Instituto Nacional De Pediatria,
Mexico City, Mexico

Instituto Nacional De Pediatria,
Mexico City, Mexico

Instituto Nacional De Pediatria,
Mexico City, Mexico




Appointment Information

New Patients

Appointment Information

Call 1-800-533-UPMC (8762), Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. to schedule an appointment OR call the locations listed above to speak with a representative.

Returning Patients

  • Your doctor may participate in scheduling through MyUPMC. If you would like to book online, please log in and visit the Appointments tab.
  • Call the locations listed above to speak with a representative.

Patient Ratings


Rate the Provider

Listens Carefully

Spends Enough Time with You

Recommend This Provider to Family/Friends

Shows Respect for Patients

Provides Easy to Understand Information

Explains in a Way You Understand

Patient Comments

At UPMC we believe transparency is critical. Patient comments found on UPMC Find A Doc are not investigated to ascertain truth or validity. Comments are posted in the spirit of providing patient's perceptions of their encounters with their providers.

Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are not identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

August 15, 2017

excellent surgeon

August 08, 2017

Dr. De La Torre is extremely kind in how he interacts with my child and is giving of his time in that he talks with us as a family regarding our child's condition and ongoing needs. Also, he explains this so that we all are understanding and comfortable with his ongoing care. Excellent provider!!!!

July 11, 2017

Dr. De la Torre and his nurse Kim spent a lot of time with me discussing my situation. They were very thorough and engaged me in conversation that put me at ease.

June 20, 2017

This doctor and nurse team are answers to our 18 year prayer! They are both the best team of medical professionals we have ever experienced (and we've experienced a lot). We are extremely fortunate to have them in the Pittsburgh area.

May 05, 2017

we are very happy to tell you are very excellent !!!

January 03, 2017

The doc is one of the great one we know!!!

November 22, 2016

waited an hour to be seen

November 11, 2016

I am quite pleased with the Doctor and nurse.The way both attend to my son and give him attention to his needs and ask him questions is quite impressive.

November 01, 2016

we love Dr De La Torre

July 26, 2016

always excellent interaction