Dr. Jose Ortiz, NMD
Dr. Ortiz is a caring and compassionate physician who has a diverse personal and professional background. Coping with a chronic illness his entire life, he has personally experienced a variety of medical, spiritual and alternative healing treatments. His professional experience in medicine began 32 years ago where he was trained as a Hospital Corpsman, Emergency Medical Technician and Radiologic Technologist (x-ray technician) in the United States Navy. As a disabled veteran, Dr. O continued his journey in medicine by attending the prestigious, National College of Naturopathic Medicine, in Portland Oregon. During his clinical training at NCNM, Dr. O spent a considerable amount of time working with the homeless and indigent population and was part of a group of four students who were instrumental in establishing the Mount Olivet Community Clinic, located in N. Portland. During his internship, Dr. O trained with the esteemed Dr. Rick Marinelli, N.D., M.A.c.O.M., at the Acupuncture and Natural medicine Clinic, located in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Marinelli is the current president of the, American Academy of Pain Management. In 2005, Dr. O was one of 12 American physicians invited to train in France and become a member of the Société Française de Mésothérapie, an international medical society for medical professionals practicing Mesotherapy. While in France, he trained with both Dr. Jean Jacques Perrin and Dr. Christian Bonnet, two of the world renowned leaders in the field of Mesotherapy. Here in the states Dr.O continued his training in Aesthetic Medicine and the use of Aesthetic Lasers and is a member of the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, Inc. In an effort to achieve the results desired by patients expecting excellence in non-surgical facial sculpting, Dr. O continually trains in the use of botox and various filler"s i.e. (Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse, Perlene etc.) Dr. O's passion is medicine. It is his mission to bring Naturopathic Medicine, together with Aesthetic medicine,to deliver a complete, inside out/outside in, approach to his patient care. For a complete listing of Dr O's certifications and post doctoral training click here.