Raquel Torrez

January 14, 2020 10:58 am Published by

Raquel Torrez is a certified Physician Assistant who specializes in orthopedic surgery/sports medicine. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She earned her bachelors degree in 2012 from UCLA, and her masters in physician assistant studies in 2020 from Sacred Heart University in Stamford, Connecticut. Raquel works alongside Dr. Mark Bursztyn M.D.  in both the clinical and surgical setting, and strives to treat every patient with respect, empathy and evidence based medicine. Raquel is also fluent in Spanish, and takes pride in being able to use her family background to help her patients. She currently lives in Manhattan with her fiancé.



  • Undergraduate Education: UCLA
  • Medical Education: Sacred Heart University