Our experienced staff shares with our patients their committment to clinical care and their knowledge of healthcare management.  You will interact with all members of our staff, and we are all here to ensure that your visit to our office is pleasant and professional.

ADAM, PMA-C

Front Office Coordinator / Collections & Billing Specialist

B.A. - University of West Florida

 

 Certified Podiatric Medical Assistant

 

Gloria completed her bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of West Florida.  She brings over 25 years of medical office billing and insurance experience having worked with both primary care and specialty physicians' offices prior to coming to Torres Hodges Podiatry.  She is a certified administrative podiatric medical assistant, PMA-C and a member of the American Society of Podiatric Medical Assistants.  Her hobbies include painting, cooking, and shopping.  She lives in Pensacola with her son. 

ABOUT US

MIKE, OFFICE MANAGER

Office Manager

B.S. - Frostburg State University

M.S. - Florida State University

 

Licensed Florida Podiatric X-ray Technician

 

Mike is originally from Maryland.  He is an independent business consultant with extensive knowledge in medical office administration, health insurance and risk management.  He has been a licensed State of Florida Health & Life Insurance Agent.  As a former health benefits contracts specialist and program analyst with the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program, he brings a broad base of knowledge and over 35 years of administrative experience to our practice.  While at the United States Office of Personnel Management, he completed the Health Insurance Association of America Parts I & II with honors.  Outside of the office, he is a certified business coach through the PGI Institute and guides other entrepreneurs to help their businesses to Change and Prosper.  Mike loves to read and is an avid sports fan.  He and his wife live in Pensacola with their two children. 

GLORIA, PMA-C

Podiatric Physician's Assistant

B.S. - Troy State University

M.S. - Troy State University 

 

Certified Podiatric Medical Assistant

Licensed Florida Podiatric X-ray Technician

 

Adam's hometown is Andalusia, Alabama.  He is a certified clinical podiatric medical assistant, PMA-C, a licensed Florida podiatric x-ray technician and a member of the American Society of Podiatric Medical Assistants.  He completed both his undergraduate and graduate studies at Troy State University.  While at Troy, he worked with the sports medicine department and served as an athletic trainer.  He holds additional licensure as a pharmacy technician.  He is a fan of college football and NASCAR and enjoys woodworking and fishing.  He and his wife live in Pensacola with their two daughters.

MEET OUR DOCTOR
GRACE TORRES-HODGES, DPM, FACFAOM, FACWCA
 
BOARD CERTIFICATION/SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS
Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Medicine
Fellow, American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopedics & Medicine
Fellow, American Professional Wound Care Association
Podiatry Fellow, Council on Nail Disorders
Member, American College of Foot & Ankle Pediatrics
Member, American Society of Laser Medicine & Surgery
Member, American Association of Women Podiatrists

MEDICAL EDUCATION
Residency - Podiatric Surgery: St. Vincent's Medical Center - Jacksonville, FL
Residency - Podiatric Medicine: St. Vincent's Medical Center - Jacksonville, FL
Medical School: New York College of Podiatric Medicine - New York, NY
Dr. Grace Torres-Hodges was born and grew up in New York but calls Pensacola home. She graduated from Pensacola Catholic High School and completed her undergraduate studies at Vanderbilt University. While pursuing graduate studies in sports medicine at the United States Sports Academy, she was accepted to the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Torres-Hodges was a FPME scholarship student and recipient of the Peer Award for the Fellow Student who Most Advanced Podiatric Medicine. At graduation, she was inducted into Pi Mu Delta and was recognized with the Board of Trustees Award for Excellence in Leadership. Dr. Torres-Hodges completed residencies in both podiatric medicine and podiatric surgery at St. Vincent's Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida. She specializes in all aspects of podiatry ranging from conservative to surgical treatments.
 
Dr. Torres-Hodges has shared her knowledge with the next generation of physicians as adjunct faculty to the medical students and residents at the Florida State University College of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences - Eglin AFB and Navy Hospital-Pensacola as well as externs from Kent State College of Podiatric Medicine. She has been an invited speaker at national conferences on subspecialty topics of podopediatrics, diabetes and integrating technologies into private practice. She is a featured speaker for Get Healthy Pensacola, and enjoys the opportunity to teach directly to her patients in the exam room as well as to both professional and public audiences through her lectures, journal articles, appearances on television and question/answer columns. Dr. Torres-Hodges is recognized as a U.S. Top Doctor by HealthTap as one of the world's best and most helpful online and mobile medical experts.  She is a staunch advocate of preserving the doctor-patient relationship and supports the efforts of the Association of American Physicians & Surgeons and The Benjamin Rush Institute. She can be followed online @drgracedpm on social media networks. 
  
Dr. Grace is still remembered locally as a cellist and former member of the Pensacola Symphony and Okaloosa Symphony Orchestras.  She has been a member of local non-profit organizations including Pensacola Bay Impact100, American Diabetes Association, and the Anna Tringas Legacy Fund.  She is a former martial arts instructor and nationally ranked competitor with NASKA.  In addition to music and martial arts, she stays active in her church and enjoys travel.  Her most treasured time is spent with her family.  She honored her parents by sharing their story in the book Filipinos in New York City, but her most dedicated role is that of wife and mother.