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Specializes in Vascular Surgery • Male • Age 41

2900 N Interstate 35 Ste 101
Denton, TX 76201
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Dr. Ortega's Offices

Raul E Ortega MD
Raul E Ortega MD
2900 N Interstate 35 Ste 101
Denton, TX 76201
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Dr. Ortega's Experience

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Dr. Ortega's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Ortega Performs

  • Acute Stroke Intervention
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
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Hospital Quality

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Medical Center of Lewisville
500 W Main St
Lewisville, TX 75057
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton
3000 North I 35
Denton, TX 76201

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    Phone & Address

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    Is Dr. Ortega accepting new patients?

    • Yes.
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    Raul E Ortega MD
    2900 N Interstate 35 Ste 101
    Denton, TX 76201
    1-888-499-6908
    Contact Information
    (940) 591-0500 (Office)
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    Accepted Insurances

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    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Cigna
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • UnitedHealthCare
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  2. Dr. Ortega's Experience

    Dr. Ortega's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Vascular Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Vascular Surgery
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    • Acute Stroke Intervention
    • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
    • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Carotid Surgery
    • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
    • Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
    • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
    • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Peripheral Vascular Bypass
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
    • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    • Varicose Vein Procedure
    • Varicose Vein Surgery
    • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
    • Venography
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    • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Dissection
    • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
    • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Varicose Veins
    • Venous Compression
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Ortega

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Phil Jacobs Resident Lecture Award, 08/2007
    • Resident Teacher of the Year, 06/2006
    • A Thigh that Rattles During Basketball, 11/2001
    • DRG, Costs and Reimbursement following Roux-en-Y Gastirc Bypass: an Economical Appraisal, 08/13/2003
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS MEDICAL BRANCH AT GALVESTON
    Graduated in 2000

    Internship Hospital

    Nassau County Medical Center
    Complete in 2001

    Residency Hospital

    Nassau University Medical Center
    Complete in 2006

    Fellowship Hospital

    Englewood Hospital and Medical Center-Mt Sinai
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    Baylor University
    Graduated in 1995
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ortega & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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  3. Dr. Ortega's Hospital Quality

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    • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Flower Mound

    • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton

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  4. Patient Satisfaction

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    Dr. Ortega's Office & Staff

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    4.6 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    14 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Ortega

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    14 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    14 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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