Wilfredo Torres-Martinez, M.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Associate Medical Director of the Masters Genetic Counseling Program
Dr. Torres received his M.D. degree at Universidad Central del Caribe in Puerto Rico. He completed a residency program in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Catholic Medical Center, a major affiliate teaching Hospital for Cornell University, New York, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at University of Illinois at Chicago and a postdoctoral fellowship in Medical Genetics at Indiana University. He is board eligible in Obstetrics and Gynecology and board certified in Medical Genetics by the American Board of Medical Genetics.
Dr. Torres-Martinez's research interests include clinical dysmorphology, teratology and given his background in OB/GYN has a special interest in prenatal and reproductive genetics. In addition to his clinical functions, Dr. Torres is involved in teaching activities with the Genetic Counseling and Medical Genetics Residency programs.
Sebold CD, Romie S, Szymanska J, Torres-Martinez W, Thurston V, Meusing C, Vance GH. Partial trisomy 2q: report of a patient with dup (2)(q33.1q35). Am J Med Genet A 134(1):80-3.
Cushman LJ, Torres-Martinez W, Cherry AM, Manning MA, Abdul-Rahman O, Anderson CE, Punnett HH, Thurston VC, Sweeney D, Vance GH. A report of three patients with an interstitial deletion of chromosome 15q24. Am J Med Genet A 137(1):65-71. 2005
Cushman LJ, Torres-Martinez W, Weaver DD. Johnson-McMillin syndrome: report of a new case with novel features. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 73(9):638-41. 2005
Dempsey MA, Torres-Martinez W, Walsh LE. Two cases further delineating the Sakoda complex. Am J Med Genet A 143(4):370-6. 2007
Heyroth-Griffis CA, Weaver DD, Faught P, Bellus GA, Torres-Martinez W. On the spectrum of limb-body wall complex, exstrophy of the cloaca, and urorectal septum malformation sequence. Am J Med Genet A 143(10):1025-31. 2007
Stohler R, Kucharski E, Farrow E, Torres-Martinez W, Delk, P, Thurston VC, Vance GH. A case of de novo partial tetrasomy of distal 6p and review of the literature. Am J Med Genet 143(17):1978-83. 2007