Dr. Juan Ortiz is a board-certified plastic surgeon with nearly twenty years of surgical experience. He has adeptly performed thousands of cosmetic and reconstructive procedures and is nationally and internationally recognized by his colleagues. He respects the individuality of each client and takes pride in delivering her or his unique desired results.
Double Board Certified Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
Dr. Ortiz has obtained leadership, mentoring and research positions that only top surgeons in the field are recognized with. He served as Chief of Surgery and Plastic Surgery of Womack Army Medical Center, ensuring smooth operations of surgical services in one of military medicine’s leading facilities. He was deployed to Afghanistan and served as the Chief of Surgery for the 14th Combat Support Hospital. Dr. Ortiz has also been given professorships in the Uniform Services University of Health Sciences and Methodist University Physician Assistant Program to help educate and train future public and military health care professionals. Dr. Ortiz has published numerous scientific articles and is part of scientific studies that help maintain cutting edge expertise in plastic surgery. Upon honorable discharge from the United States Army, Dr. Ortiz founded North Raleigh Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Ortiz was born and raised in Ponce, Puerto Rico. His mother, a registered nurse, inspired him to pursue a career in medicine. He graduated magna cum laude and a ROTC distinguished military graduate from the University of Puerto Rico. He then attended Ponce School of Medicine and graduated a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society for high educational achievement.
Following medical school, he completed a five-year general surgery residency and became a staff general surgeon in Fort Hood, Texas. Knowing his skills could be better used to transform patients’ lives, he then completed a plastic surgery residency at University of Tennessee Health Science Center. He maintains active membership in the North Carolina Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.
Welcome to North Raleigh Plastic Surgery. Our team of highly trained and compassionate healthcare professionals deliver excellent surgical results in a state-of-the-art medical facility. From the fully accredited surgical suite to the luxurious patient areas and caring surgical staff, North Raleigh Plastic Surgery sets the standard for optimal patient care and outstanding plastic surgery results.