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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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Ortega's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ortega treats Venous Insufficiency more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ortega treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ortega treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ortega treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ortega treats Thrombosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Ortega treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Ortega's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Stroke Intervention
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Surgery
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Aneurysm Repair
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hypertensive Encephalopathy
Impella Device
Laparotomy
Lung Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venography
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • 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

Dr. Ortega's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ortega

4.0

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(3)

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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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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Humana
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