Dr. Desiree Ortiz-Cruz, MD

Dr. Desiree Ortiz-Cruz, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Desiree Ortiz-Cruz, MD is a neurology specialist in Lawton, OK and has been practicing for 31 years. She graduated from Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med in 1983 and specializes in neurology.

3201 W Gore Blvd

Lawton, OK 73505

Contact Information

(580) 248-1004

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Community Care Network
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 97% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

69  Conditions Treated


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Univ Of Pr Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Va Hosp-U Pr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ortiz-Cruz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ortiz-Cruz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ortiz-Cruz to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ortiz-Cruz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Ortiz is an excellent doctor. She is extremely knowledgeable. She is very quick about responding to email when I have questions. She has helped me tremendously with my health. I cannot thank her enough for helping me manage my migraines & seizures.
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Dr. Ortiz-Cruz is very helpful and knowledgeable. She has given me insight and advice regarding my long term health problem that no other physician has. Her advice has been spot-on.
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Very understanding and knowledgeable with patience; an unbeatable combination.
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