Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD

Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD

Pediatric Nephrology  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 19 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)
  • 8 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ortiz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ortiz treats Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Ortiz treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Hypertension
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ortiz treats Hypertension more than 36% of his peers

Dr. Ortiz treats this condition more than 36% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
Acute Kidney Failure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ortiz treats Acute Kidney Failure more than 33% of his peers

Dr. Ortiz treats this condition more than 33% of his peers

Dr. Ortiz's conditions and procedures:

Acute Glomerulonephritis
Acute Kidney Failure
Alkalosis
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 Insipidus, Nephrogenic
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Gout
Hemodialysis
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
Peritoneal Dialysis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Purpura
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Renal Osteodystrophy
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Tuberous Sclerosis
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Luis Ortiz, MD is a pediatric nephrology specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from San Fernando Faculty Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in pediatric nephrology.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Nephrology

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Ortiz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ortiz

4.4

Based on 5 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
20%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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  • Staff friendliness
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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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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Simplifi
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
WellCare

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