Dr. Juan Ortiz
SURGICAL EXPERTISE WITH COMPASSIONATE CARE
Juan Ortiz M.D., F.A.C.S., is a double board certified plastic surgeon, with over 17 years of surgical experience. As a diplomate of both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Ortiz has a deep understanding of and extensive training in the latest surgical procedures and techniques. Dr. Ortiz also holds the prestigious title: Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
DR. ORTIZ IS BILINGUAL AND HAPPY TO CONSULT IN SPANISH
Experience counts when selecting a surgeon.
Dr. Ortiz has dedicated nearly two decades of time and talent pursuing advanced training, ensuring optimum surgical solutions to his patients. Dr. Ortiz earned his B.S. from the University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Dr. Ortiz attended medical school at Ponce School of Medicine, where he was an Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society student. During medical school, Dr. Ortiz developed a passion for reconstructive and plastic surgery, seeing firsthand how a well-trained plastic surgeon can make a positive impact on the lives of patients seeking cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Following medical school, Dr. Ortiz accepted a commission to serve as an officer in the U.S. Army. During his time at William Beaumont Army Medical Center, in El Paso, TX, Dr. Ortiz was a Categorical General Surgery intern and resident. After completing general surgery training, Dr. Ortiz was stationed at Fort Hood as a Staff General Surgeon. While at Fort Hood, Dr. Ortiz was deployed as the Chief of Surgery for the 14th Combat Support Hospital in Afghanistan. Providing acute surgical care in a combat environment gave Dr. Ortiz invaluable surgical training. During Dr. Ortiz’s 22 years of serving our nation's men and women in uniform and their families, Dr. Ortiz earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Dr. Ortiz augmented his training with a three-year Burn Fellowship at the University of Tennessee, focusing on reconstructive and plastic surgery procedures and techniques. Dr. Ortiz has contributed to the surgical training of future surgeons with his academic appointments at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD and at Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC. As a scientist, Dr. Ortiz has published and presented numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles and research in national and international journals and scientific forums. After a successful career in the U.S. Army, Dr. Ortiz calls the Triangle home. Dr. Ortiz continues his finely-tuned plastic surgery treatments addressing both cosmetic and reconstructive concerns. Contact Triangle Plastic Surgery Center to schedule a complimentary consultation and explore how Dr. Ortiz will help you discover what plastic surgery can do for you.
AT TRIANGLE PLASTIC SURGERY CENTER, YOUR HEALTHCARE IS PARAMOUNT.
Dr. Ortiz takes pride in addressing each patient’s individual needs and vision while paying attention to the smallest detail. Dr. Ortiz offers every patient surgical expertise, compassion, and support. Creating a relationship of trust helps Dr. Ortiz deliver superior surgical results. Dr. Ortiz wants every patient to feel respected and comfortable from the first consultation through the final follow-up.
THE IMPORTANCE OF BOARD CERTIFICATION AND SPECIALIZED TRAINING
Dr. Ortiz, M.D., F.A.C.S., has met the rigorous demands outlined by the American College of Surgeons to use the letters F.A.C.S after his name. “The letters F.A.C.S. (Fellow of the American College of Surgeons) after a surgeon's name are an indication to the patient that the surgeon has passed a thorough evaluation of both professional competence and ethical fitness.“ -American College of Surgeons