Nina L. Torkelson, MD

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Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
57 Ratings

Medical School:
University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX
Family Practice Residency at the Family Baptist Medical Center, Harlingen, TX

Special Interests:
Dr. Torkelson specializes in family medicine. She treats patients of all ages with both acute and chronic medical illnesses. She serves as a family physician and faculty member for the Valley Baptist Family Practice Residency Program. Dr. Torkelson is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Texas Academy of Family Physicians.

Pediatric Services:

  • Newborn care
  • Pediatrics
  • Immunizations
  • Physicals
  • Childhood illnesses
  • Minor injuries
  • Sports medicine – athletic injuries

Adult Services:

  • Preventative medicine
  • Pregnancy, labor and delivery
  • Diabetes management
  • Heart disease
  • Annual physicals
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Other chronic conditions
  • Minor injuries

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Friendliness/courtesy of Care provider
Likelihood of recommending Care provider
Care provider efforts to include in decisions
Care provider explanations of prob/condition
Care provider concern for questions/worries
Patients' confidence in Care provider
Care provider spoke using clear language


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Nov 19, 2019
Oct 22, 2019
*Dr. Torkelson is an amazing, kind & caring doctor. She is the best.
Sep 13, 2019
I am very happy with everything.
Aug 15, 2019
Dr. Torkelson is an Excellent!! provider.
Aug 5, 2019
Excellent care.
Jul 24, 2019
*Dr. Torkelson is a very knowledgeable, extra good doctor.
Jul 5, 2019
Dr. Torkelson is very professional and attentive. She is calm and direct, making sure I understand instructions.She listens to my concerns about my health and she understands my worries about changes in my insurance due to my retirement.
Jun 24, 2019
Care provider very good at listening to me & dealing with my problems.
May 30, 2019
*Dr. Torkelson is very compassionate and a great listener - you feel like you are the only patient she has scheduled that day, even though you know she is heavily booked.
May 30, 2019
Felt very comfortable with provider and decisions done.
Apr 24, 2019
very good
Apr 18, 2019
Apr 16, 2019
Very friendly.