Stefanie J Torres Ramirez, MD

Torres Ramirez Stefanie J
Specialties
Critical Care Medicine
Gender
Female

Primary Office
3501 Johnson Street
Third Floor
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-265-9976
Fax:
954-965-5396

Meet the Physician

Stefanie Julissa Torres Ramirez, MD, is a board-certified physician in internal medicine, pulmonology, critical care medicine and sleep medicine. She is a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians. Dr. Torres Ramirez joined Memorial Physician Group and Memorial Healthcare System as a critical care physician in 2016.

Previously, Dr. Torres Ramirez served as an assistant professor of medicine in the Department of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. At the University of Kentucky, she was actively involved in the supervision and teaching of pulmonary fellows in the critical care setting, as well as in inpatient and outpatient pulmonary and sleep medicine rotations. 

Dr. Torres Ramirez earned her medical degree in 2001 from Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil, Ecuador. She also completed the William J. Harrington Medical Training Programs for Latin America in 2001, at the University of Miami through Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. Dr. Torres Ramirez finished her residency in internal medicine in 2007 at Jackson Memorial Hospital, where she also went on to complete both a fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine in 2010 and a fellowship in sleep medicine in 2011.

Languages
  • Spanish

Research

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine

HONORS/AWARDS

  • Internal Medicine Residency Chief Resident Award, 2007, 2008
  • Department of Medicine Student Inpatient Teaching Award, 2006, 2007
  • Dean’s Graduation Award, graduated among the Top 5 of the Class of 2001
  • Doctoral thesis dissertation, nominated for best graduation thesis of the Class of 2001
  • Scholarship for Academic Excellency, 1999-2000
  • Best Student Award, Class of 1997  

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum and Epidural Pneumatosis in DKA: case report American Thoracic Society Meeting, 2015
  • An Unusual Case of Transudative Hepatohydrochylothorax: case report American Thoracic Society Meeting, 2015
  • Rare Pulmonary Manifestation of Crohn’s Disease: case report American Thoracic Society Meeting, 2015
  • Sleep in Hispanic Women  – Woman’s Day magazine Consultant, 2014
  • Miami VA Medical Center Sub PI: Simon Chakko, MD Evaluation of the Q-T Dispersion as a Marker of Ischemia, 2004
  • Universidad Catolica De Santiago De Guayaquil Sub PI: Joseph MacDermott MD Doctoral Thesis: Cardiac Arrhythmias: Correlation Between Symptoms and Electrocardiographic Findings (Holter), 2000-2001 

CONFERENCES

  • Sleep Medicine: Review and Update (Grand Rounds), University

Education

Education
  • Universidad Catolica de Santiago de Guayaquil, 2001
Internships
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2005, Internal Medicine
Residencies
  • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2007, Internal Medicine
Fellowships
  • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2010, Pulmonary Disease
Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Pulmonary Disease
  • American Board of Internal Medicine-Sleep Medicine

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