José Ortega, MD
Board Certified, Fellowship-Trained Orthopedic Surgeon
Sports Medicine Specialist
Dr. Jose Ortega is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. He received his medical degree from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and completed his sports medicine fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he specialized in arthroscopic reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and knee.
Dr. Ortega’s areas of expertise include arthroscopic rotator cuff and instability repairs, knee ligament reconstruction, meniscal and cartilage injury management, and non-invasive treatment of shoulder and knee arthritis.
Dr. Ortega is on staff at Palms West Hospital, Wellington Regional Medical Center, Palms Wellington Surgical Center, and Palms West Surgicenter. He serves on the board of trustees of Palms Wellington Surgical Center and has also served as the team physician for the Royal Palm Beach High School Wildcats football team since 2002.
Dr. Ortega is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, with additional board certification in sports medicine. He is distinguished as a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, a member of the Florida Medical Association, and a member of the Florida Orthopaedic Society.
Dr. Ortega is also active in orthopedic research and has presented numerous lectures at both national and international levels. Dr. Ortega is fully bilingual, fluent in English and Spanish.
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