Laurence E. Torpey M.D.

DocTorpey Medical PLLC

8 Weston Ridge

Room P

Rochester, NY 14625

personal Cell (585) 478-7032

new Fax number (877) 991-2380 for records transfers to non Oak Orchard Health practices. 

AS OF MARCH 1st, 2020 - In order to have a prescription refilled ...You, as a former Patient of Torpey Family Medicine, must establish care a patient of Oak Orchard Health, where Dr Torpey is seeing patients.  Before the prescription is sent you must have a copy of the HIPAA transfer form so that the information is in their version of eClinicalworks.  That means you have to edit the form which is located below as a hot link with a PDF editor and then Email it to [email protected]

or 

Print off the form sign and fax or scan and email the form to the address above.

or come into one of the offices and request and fill out the form.

IF YOU ARE NOT REGISTERED AND WITH THE HIPAA FORM IN YOUR CHART NO SCRIPTS CAN BE WRITTEN.  I have no choice it this matter.  

or 

You must transfer to a new Physician to take over prescribing of your medications.


Dr Torpey is helpful but only sees patients at Oak Orchard Health at this time and you must be followed by a Physician as per your insurance company.   HE CAN NOT WRITE FOR PRESCRIPTION FOR PATIENTS WHO ARE NO LONGER SEEING HIM AT OAK ORCHARD.  You need continuity of care, which he can ONLY provide through Oak Orchard Health. 



To become an official Oak Orchard Patient you MUST call or visit Oak Orchard Health and Register as a NEW Patient with OAK ORCHARD and sign the HIPAA records release form and have it in the chart.     I will be seeing Patients at Albion office of Oak Orchard on Monday and Wednesday and at the Warsaw office of Oak Orchard on Tuesday and Fridays.    They will begin filling the schedule on Friday Feb 21st. 

 You must call the office and say, "I wish to register with OAK ORCHARD HEALTH" in order to see a Provider at Oak Orchard Health.   

 They will give you the option of stopping into the office and you will inorder to sign all the paperwork but you can Register as a new patient on the phone but still need to sign the form.


Oak Orchard Health Albion

 301 West Avenue

 Albion, NY 14411. 

Medical Tel: (585) 589-5613.

 Fax: (585) 589-0872.



Oak Orchard Health Warsaw

81 South Main Street

Warsaw, NY 14569

Tel: (585) 228-1195

Toll Free: (855) 351-9576

Fax: (585) 786-0053

 




Torpey Family Medicine Office at 2221 Penfield Road closed as of January 24th, 2020.  Thank You all for a wonderful 5 yrs in Private Practice.  I have the greatest patients and I appreciate all the support.  It was a good run.

All refills shall be requested to the pharmacy who sends a electronic request through Surescripts.  If it is a controlled substance it will require a IStop and if appropriate will be refilled in about 72hrs if appropriate and not early.  If not a controlled substance it will be refilled within 24hrs.  Do not call Oak Orchards at this time to request a Prescription refill or for an appointment.   Call your pharmacy.

Dr Torpey will be seeing Patients at Oak Orchard Health Albion and Warsaw starting Feb 20th, 2020.  Before you call, you must sign and send the release form below for records transfer. 

Oak Orchard Health

301 West Avenue Albion, NY 14411.

 585) 589-5613. Fax: (585) 589-0872

or send the signed file to 

[email protected]

 Fax to new Fax number (877) 991-2380



   Call your pharmacy, have them send the request to Dr Torpey through Electronic Sure scripts electronic refill.

  Do not call Oak Orchard Health  for medication refills until you have registered as a patient at Oak Orchard Health with Dr Torpey or another provider at Oak Orchard Health.

Dr. Torpey started seeing patients at  Oak Orchard Health on February 20th, 2020

Dr. Torpey has closed  the Penfield location of Torpey Family Medicine as of January 24, 2020 and will be working at Oak Orchard Health as an independent contractor with Weatherby healthcare agency starting February 20th.  For the last 5 yrs he has been an independent Family Physician who  strived to provide excellent care to his patients.    Oak Orchard Health shares my vision of service to our patients and I am pleased to announce that they have agreed to accept my patients if they transfer to Oak Orchard Health by signing the form below. 

  You, of course, can chose to have a different physician

Practices who I believe are still taking new patients include


Penn Fair Primary Care

 Penn Fair Plaza

 2200 Penfield Rd,

 Penfield, NY 14526 

Call (585) 922-0060

Highland Family Medicine clinic

Call (585) 279-4800

Accepting New Patients!

Highland Family Medicine

777 South Clinton Avenue

Rochester, NY 14620

Call: (585) 279-4800

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/highland/departments-centers/family-medicine.aspx



You are welcome to follow me and meet the new Team.   I am sure that you will appreciate the support staff and insurance specialists as much as I will!  To transfer you must complete the HIPAA records transfer form for me to transfer your chart from TFM eClincalWorks EMR to the Oak Orchards Health eClinicalWorks EMR.  This hopeful will be electronic and will save many trees. 

Welcome to the Torpey Family Medicine website

We hope you can find everything you need. Torpey Family Medicine is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction - we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.


With a variety of offerings to choose from, we're sure you'll be happy working with us. Look around our website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us.


We hope to see you again! Check back later for new updates to our website. There's much more to come!

Torpey Family Medicine is advocating Primary Prevention for our patients

  • Dr Torpey is committed to Primary Prevention Medicine.
  • Call Oak Orchard Health for your medication refills, If you have transferred to Oak Orchard Health. 
  • We ask that all refill requests go directly to your pharmacy. The pharmacy will send an electronic request to this office. Please allow a response time of 48 hours for most medications and up to 72 hours for controlled substances.
  • If you have a medical emergency please call 911.  If you have an urgent matter please consider visiting urgent care until February 20th.  If you have a urgent question you can use the patient portal or you can call 585 478 7032 which is Dr Torpey's personal cell phone and he will attempt to help you.
  • Please complete the HIPAA compliant form below before calling Oak Orchard Health for an appointment. 
  • Torpey Family Medicine is a practice that believes in the benefits of and adherence to childhood vaccinations for our pediatric patients. Please be aware of our policy to request vaccination records for all new patients as well as proof of current vaccinations provided by outside sources.

Please call our office to see if we are taking new patients at this time. Thank you!

HIPAA compliant transfer form

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Member of the AAFP since 1997.

Please visit the AAFP website to learn more about Family Medicine.