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Dr. Ismael Ortega, MD

Critical Care Medicine*
3.9 (7)
Map Pin Small Melbourne, FL
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Ismael Ortega, MD

Dr. Ismael Ortega, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Melbourne, FL. They graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe School of Medicine and is affiliated with Cape Canaveral Hospital, Viera Hospital, Holmes Regional Medical Center, Rockledge Regional Medical Center and Palm Bay Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ortega an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Ortega works at Practice in Melbourne, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Shortness of Breath and Respiratory Failure along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ortega's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Health First Medical Group LLC
    1223 Gateway Dr, Melbourne, FL 32901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (321) 725-4500
  2. 2
    Health First Holmes Regional Medical Center
    1350 Hickory St, Melbourne, FL 32901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (321) 434-3455
  3. 3
    Office
    1223 Gateway Dr Ste 2G, Melbourne, FL 32901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (321) 312-3499

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Cape Canaveral Hospital
  • Viera Hospital
  • Holmes Regional Medical Center
  • Rockledge Regional Medical Center
  • Palm Bay Hospital

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Shortness of Breath
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Shortness of Breath
Respiratory Failure
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Acidosis
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Acute Bronchitis
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Aspergillosis
Asthma
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Bronchiectasis
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Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Emphysema
Gallstones
Interstitial Lung Disease
Lung Cancer
Mycobacterial Lung Infection
Pleural Effusion
Pneumonia
Pneumonitis
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Sleep Apnea
Traumatic Brain Injury
Bronchoscopy
Bronchoscopy with Robotic Assist
Abdominal Pain
Acute Bronchiolitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Alkalosis
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Asbestosis
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Lung Neoplasms
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Brain Injury
Breast Cancer
Bronchiolitis
Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
Bronchospasm
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Chest Pain
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Chronic Bronchitis
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
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Crohn's Disease
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Esophageal Cancer
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Hiatal Hernia
Histoplasmosis
Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Ischemic Colitis
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Liver Cancer
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Lung Nodule
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleura Cancer
Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Insufficiency
Respiratory Syncytial Virus
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Sarcoidosis
Secondary Malignancies
Thyroid Cancer
Tuberculosis
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Wheezing
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Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
Respiratory Management
Thoracentesis
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    3.9
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    About Dr. Ismael Ortega, MD

    Specialties*
    • Critical Care Medicine

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1518131333
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Universidad Central Del Caribe School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Ismael Ortega, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ortega is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ortega has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ortega has seen patients for Shortness of Breath and Respiratory Failure, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ortega on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    7 patients have reviewed Dr. Ortega. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ortega.

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