Dr. Ortiz has a talent for making the complex, understandable. She is a double board-certified Internist and Rheumatologist with over 12 years’ experience in large public medical centers, tertiary institutions and concierge practices. Dr. Ortiz has cared for thousands of patients with conditions ranging from the rare & complex to the common. She finds true joy in accompanying patients along their journey, providing guidance, expertise and care. She received her MD from Weill Medical School at Cornell University after completing a BS in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M. She completed both her Internal Medicine and Rheumatology training at the Los Angeles County- University of Southern California Medical Center.