Dr. Thomas Ortiz Sr, MD

Dr. Thomas Ortiz Sr, MD

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Dr. Thomas Ortiz Sr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Newark, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1981 and specializes in family medicine.

465 Mount Prospect Ave

Newark, NJ 07104

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthFirst
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
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No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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Dr. Ortiz Sr's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Bunion
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Coccygeal Pain
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fever
Foot Conditions
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Hammer Toe
Headache
Hearing Screening
Heart Disease
Hemorrhoids
Herpes Simplex Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
High Cholesterol
Hives
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Indigestion
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Insomnia
Itchy Skin
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menopause
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Partial Lung Collapse
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pneumonia
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Pregnancy Test
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Rib Fracture
Ringworm
Sarcoidosis
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sepsis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sickle Cell Disease
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Smoking Cessation Counseling
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Vertigo
Viral Infection
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
Wellness Examination
Wheezing
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Ortiz Sr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Newark, NJ and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School in 1981 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1984
    The Mountainside Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    The Mountainside Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1981
    UMDNJ-- New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School
    1981

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ortiz Sr

2.6

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
47.36842105263158%
(9)

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Dr. Ortiz is the main doctor at FHFHA. He has 4 associates who me and my family see for all of our health care needs. There are many health services at the same location so I can get almost everything I need done. They are excellent with treatment for diabetes which I have. We wait for good care...Read More
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Do not go there. They are liars and have horrible customer service.
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This office is horrible and the staff is very un professional and rude, you have to wait 2 months for a appointment
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I would recommend this Dr because he is very good but his staff is terrible the do not answer the phone , it takes days to get an answer it disgusting.
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Thoughtful, compassionate and down to earth family doctor. he is in high demand by his patients and therefore very busy. me and my family don't mind the wait because we always get good results. Its not easy to find a good personal physician these days, but Dr. Ortiz and his marvelous staff of...Read More
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Aetna
Advantage
Aetna EPO
Aetna HMO
Select
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue HMO
Federal Employee Program
Managed Care
Medicare Blue PPO
Medicare Select HMO
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthFirst
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Community Blue PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Advance EPO
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Humana
MagnaCare
MagnaCare PPO
Medicaid
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty
United Healthcare
WellCare
Medicare Advantage
WellCare HMO
WellCare POS

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