Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD

Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD

Pediatric Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from San Fernando Faculty Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

1120 15th St 3th floor Pediatric Nephrology clinic- CHOG

Augusta, GA 30912

Contact Information

(706) 721-0177

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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Kidney Infection
very high
more than 98% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
normal
more than 30% of peers
Nephrotic Syndrome
normal
more than 28% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ortiz does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Dysplasia
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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2  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • San Marcos U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • San Fernando Faculty Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • San Fernando Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Loayza Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • San Marcos U Sch Med
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Tx Southwestern Med School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Tx Tech University Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ortiz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ortiz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ortiz

4.4

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
20%
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My daughter has seen Dr. Ortiz since she was 3 weeks old, she will be 12 in September and loves Dr. Ortiz as well as the nursing staff that has watched her grow up. Dr.Ortiz always make sure to include Faith in all areas of her treatment, allowing her to become aware of what to look out for. I am...Read More
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We are overall very pleased with Dr. Ortiz. He is always cautious with our grand baby. He is always checking to make sure he is doing everything possible to save her one kidney. Dr. Ortiz's staff on the other hand is a pain in the butt at times. The front office staff in Augusta is a little short...Read More
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