Erik Ortega has the following 1 SPECIALTIES
Erik Ortega has the following 7 expertise
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Disorders of the Nerve Root or Plexus
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Electromyelography (EMG)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
18 Years Experience
Graduated in 2007
Graduated in 2004
Graduated in 2009
Graduated in 2003
Erik Ortega Accepts the Following Insurance
Bright Health Plan
- Bright Health Plan
- Golden Rule
More about Erik Ortega
Erik Ortega, MD, is a neurologist in the Gregory W. Fulton ALS and Neuromuscular Disease Center at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with a subspecialty certification in neuromuscular medicine. Dr. Ortega’s expertise includes the diagnosis and treatment of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), neuropathies, myopathies, and other neuromuscular diseases. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, the American Clinical Neurophysiological Society, the Peripheral Nerve Society, and the World Muscle Society. Dr. Ortega received his medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He completed his neurology residency at Barrow Neurological Institute and a neuromuscular fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University.