Dr. Cory Torgerson is one of Canada’s most talented and prominent facial plastic surgeons, focusing on head & neck facial surgery. Dr. Torgerson has been frequently invited to teach and lecture on these topics across North America. His entire medical education and surgical training was completed at the prestigious University of Toronto, within their Toronto hospitals and the University Health Network.
Dr. Torgerson has received national recognition by his patients and colleagues for his incredible surgical skills. He is board certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in head, neck & facial surgery. In order to obtain this certification, Dr. Torgerson was required to complete additional years of training.
Considered a leading facial plastic surgeon in Toronto, Canada, Dr. Torgerson is able to provide his patients with a completely fresh and artistic approach to plastic surgery. With a finely honed gift for pinpointing specific areas that need to be treated, Dr. Torgerson is able to creatively and successfully provide the highest level of facial and nasal plastic surgery.
Dr. Torgerson’s skills have been showcased on Global News, 16×9, The Marilyn Dennis Show, The Morning Show, City News, and E! Beauty Channel Beauty News.
The surgical precision and artistic approach of Dr. Torgerson has solidified his reputation as a leader in the plastic surgery field. He has completed 18 years of post-secondary education; one of only a few in his field to achieve this. He received his medical degree from the University of Toronto, which is widely acclaimed as one of the best medical schools in North America. During medical school, Dr. Torgerson stood out for his commitment and dedication to the practice of medicine and research. Among his many awards were scholarships for outstanding academic achievement in otolaryngology and awards for outstanding research and contribution to the medical society.
He went on to complete a surgical residency in otolaryngology surgery at the University of Toronto and then a fellowship in cosmetic facial surgery, also completed through the University of Toronto.
A physician’s interpersonal and bedside manners are just as important as his surgical skills. Dr. Torgerson tailors his treatment plans to the unique needs and desires of each patient, while keeping their health and overall best interest in mind.
Dr. Torgerson’s philosophy is simply more than just adjusting a particular aesthetic problem. His desire is to use his training, skills, talent, and passion for the best of his patients in any and every situation.
Located in the heart of Yorkville, his clinic provides the highest level of comfort and a relaxing environment. His professional staff ensures that all patients’ surgical needs are taken care of.
Dr. Torgerson is an individual who has consistently excelled at all his academic and professional endeavours. As an undergraduate, Dr. Torgerson received the Alberta Alexander Rutherford Scholarship for Academic Excellence from the Province of Alberta.
Graduate awards received by Dr. Torgerson include receiving the Graduate Travel Assistantship Award in 2 separate years from the Faculty of Medicine at Calgary University and the Graduate Assistantship Award for Academic Distinction from the same. For three consecutive years, Dr. Torgerson was awarded the Graduate Fee Scholarship for Academic Distinction by Calgary University’s Faculty of Medicine, who also awarded him the Thesis Research Grant for Distinction in Graduate Research. Dr. Torgerson was also awarded the American Physiological Society Graduate Award for Outstanding Research Presentation at the Neural Control of Respiration Meeting in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. Later on, he was awarded both the University of Calgary’s Graduate Research Scholarship and the Alberta Heritage for Medical Research Studentship from the Province of Alberta.
Medical school faculty, departmental and recognition rewards received by Dr. Torgerson include the Alex G. Climans Scholarship from the University of Toronto and the Mary L. Cassidy Award from the University of Toronto (2 years in a row). Dr. Torgerson also received the Exodus Scholarship, the Medical Society Honour Award, and the Hugh Barber Scholarship in Otolaryngology, all from the University of Toronto Medical School. He also was presented with the Best Presentation Award for Outstanding Research of a PGY-2 Resident.
Dr. Torgerson is able to perform many different facial plastic surgery procedures. Below is a list of the procedures that Dr. Torgerson specializes in:
Dr. Cory Torgerson is dedicated to head and neck procedures, specifically facial plastic surgery. His keen, aesthetic eye coupled with his impeccable surgical skills ensures a result that is both youthful and natural. Dr. Torgerson’s safety record, innovative techniques and customized approach to each patient makes him a leader in his field when it comes to facial cosmetic surgery procedures.
The priority for Dr. Torgerson is his patients’ comfort and outcome. Dr. Torgerson listens carefully to the vision, desires, and apprehensions of his patients; only then does he recommend the best course of action. Whether it’s an invasive or non-invasive procedure, Dr. Torgerson’s team will tailor a treatment plan for each patient, to achieve the best results. It is because of this that Dr. Cory Torgerson is far more than a “run-of-the-mill” plastic surgeon; he has committed himself to ensure that patients receive the right care and treatment.
Dr. Cory Torgerson is a dedicated and compassionate facial plastic surgeon who strives to ensure the comfort and care of each of his patients. Please contact the office to make an appointment and to see for yourself why Dr. Torgerson is considered to be one of the leading cosmetic surgeons in Toronto.
While the doctor’s practice does involve an extensive amount of focus on surgical procedures for aesthetic correction and improvement, there are also a number of less invasive procedures offered by Dr. Torgerson that are effective in achieving the desired end result with less cost and downtime.