Dr. Joseph Ortenberg, MD

Dr. Joseph Ortenberg, MD

Pediatric Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Joseph Ortenberg, MD is a pediatric urology specialist in Jefferson, LA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from McGill University Faculty Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in pediatric urology.

1514 Jefferson Hwy

Jefferson, LA 70121

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Network
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • 18 More

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Top Care Areas

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Bladder Diseases
more than 66% of peers
more than 59% of peers
Vesicoureteral Reflux
more than 26% of peers

Dr. Ortenberg's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ortenberg "Dr. Frank Oser joined the Ochsner staff in 2005. He earned his medical degree from the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. Following graduation, he completed his internship at Ochsner and his residency at Charity Hospital of Louisiana. He is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology

2  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*
  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

34  Conditions Treated


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10  Procedures

  • Bladder Surgery
  • Cystometry
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Ureteroneocystostomy
  • Urethral Dilation
  • Uroflowmetry

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • McGill University Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • The Hospital For Sick Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ortenberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ortenberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ortenberg to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ortenberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes
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