UT Southwestern Department of Urology
Dr. Ortiz is a current fellow in reconstructive urology, genitourinary trauma and prosthetics under the preceptorship of Dr. Allen Morey at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. A native of Colombia, Dr. Ortiz immigrated to the United States to pursue a career in medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas in 2009 and completed a residency in Urology at the University of Miami- Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida in 2014. Following residency, he served as a urologist in the U.S. Army, rising to the position of chief of the urology service at Womack Army Medical Center in Fort Bragg, NC. During his military service, Dr. Ortiz was also an assistant professor of surgery at the Uniformed Services University in Bethesda, Maryland. After completing his fellowship, he plans to continue his career in academic urology at the University of Virginia.