John Ortega, MD

ortega john
358 Ratings78 Comments
Otolaryngology (ENT); Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery
Endeavor Health Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital
English, Spanish
Clinical Interests:
Eyelid Lesions; Nasal Problems; Salivary Gland Problems; Thyroid Surgery; Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery; Head and Neck Surgery; Parathyroid Surgery; Sinonasal Disease; Sinus Problems; Tonsillectomy; Facial skin cancer; Facial trauma and surgery

View Website

This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Education & Credentials

Education: University of IL, Chicago

Internship: University of Iowa

Residency: University of Iowa

Fellowship: McCollough Plastic Surgery Center, Alabama

Society: American Academy of Otolaryngology & Head and Neck; American Board of Otolaryngology; DuPage County Medical Society; McCollough Plastic Surgery Center, Alabama


Otolaryngology (ENT)

Facial Plastic Reconstructive Surgery


To find out if this healthcare professional accepts your insurance plan, it is important to verify coverage with your health insurance company. Verify your coverage by either calling the number on your insurance card or confirming coverage through your insurance company’s website or mobile app.

Learn more about insurance coverage verification and Endeavor Health Medical Group’s accepted insurance plans.


Press Ganey Data Integrity Certified

Consumers who are considering a provider at Edward-Elmhurst Health now have an additional tool - online access to our patient satisfaction ratings and comments from verified patients. To obtain patient ratings and comments, we partner with Press Ganey, an independent patient satisfaction company that works with more than 26,000 health care organizations, including half of all U.S. hospitals, to improve the patient experience. Press Ganey uses the CAHPS® Hospital Survey and CAHPS Clinician and Group Practice Survey, to measure patients' health care experiences with their physician. 

Learn more about patient ratings and comments

Overall Patient Rating
4.6 out of 5
(358 Ratings, 78 Comments)
No Rating Given
Dr. Ortega is a very gentle and caring provider. He took the time to address all my questions and concerns.
No Rating Given
I thought Dr. John Ortega was not very friendly and was too fast paced for me. I was hoping for a greeting when he entered the room and I felt like I had to initiate a "Hi, how are you?" in order to have some connection. He didn't ask me many questions and just took the wax out real quick and that was that. ...
No Rating Given
Excellent! Enough staff. Faso.
No Rating Given
I just want to say thank you
No Rating Given
I was grateful to see him
No Rating Given
The doctor was an hour late for my appt. No one informed me what/why he was so late
No Rating Given
Keep up the good work
No Rating Given
It was seamless and I felt heard and that means a great deal to me.
No Rating Given
Dr. Was very thorough, knowledgeable and patient.
No Rating Given
He was very rude and didn't seem to want to help