Dr. Raul Ortega, MD

Dr. Raul Ortega, MD

Cardiovascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
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Dr. Raul Ortega, MD is a cardiovascular surgery specialist in Denton, TX and has been practicing for 10 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 2000 and specializes in cardiovascular surgery, general surgery, and more.

2900 N Interstate 35 Ste 400

Denton, TX 76201

Contact Information

(940) 323-3655

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ortega performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
very high
more than 96% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Ortega'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. Ortega "To treat all patients the way I want my family to be treated and help them understand their disease process so that they can make informed decisions on their health care"

4  Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Vascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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38  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • Nassau County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Englewood Hospital and Medical Center-Mt Sinai
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

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

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ortega's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ortega to family and friends
15 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ortega's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Ortega is a very good doctor who listens and explains your medical issues very well. He took very good care of me recently and would recommend him to anyone who was looking for a Vascular Surgeon. He was recommended to me by a very good friend and I recommend him to everyone.
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