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Gil Ortega, M.D.

Specialties: Fracture and Trauma, Hip, Shoulder and Knee

Dr. Gil Ortega is an Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon and the Director of Sonoran Orthopaedics Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship program. Dr. Ortega attended Yale University School of Medicine and completed his residency at the Yale Department of Orthopaedics and Rehab. In addition, he completed an externship at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Gil Ortega joined Sonoran Orthopaedics in 2005 where he specializes in sports and trauma-related fractures, anterior hip replacements, robotic knee replacements and reverse total and total shoulder replacements.

Fellowships & Certifications

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Parkland Hospital, 08/2005-07/2006; Orthopaedic Trauma and Reconstruction Fellowship

Orthopaedic Trauma Department of Hannover Medical School, Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover, Germany, 03/2006-04/2006; Computer Navigation and Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship

University of Saarland, Homburg, Germany, 04/2006-05/2006, AO John Border Orthopaedic Trauma Fellowship

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) 7/2017-7/2028, Board recertified 07/2017

Faculty Positions & Associations

Vice-Chair, Department of Surgery, HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Trauma Center, January 2017-2021

Orthopaedic Trauma Director, Mayo Clinic Arizona Orthopaedic Residency Program, March 2015-Present

Orthopaedic Trauma Director, HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Trauma Center, March 2017-Present

Adjunct Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, Mayo Clinic March 2015-Present

Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix April 2014-Present

Sports Medicine Advisory Team Orthopaedic Consultant, Arizona State University (ASU) August 2010-Present

Clinical Instructor, ASU College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation August 2010-Present

Awards & Recognitions

HonorHealth Physician Distinguished Medical Service Award 2019

Arizona Republic (Part of USA Today) Top Doctors in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2015, 2016, 2017

U.S. News and World Report, Top Doctors Orthopaedic Surgery, 2012-2017

Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors in Orthopaedic Surgery, 2012-2018

Phoenix Orthopaedic Residency Program, Best Faculty Award, 2015

Arizona Hispanic Business Chamber of Commerce Salute Award, 2015

Dr. Ortega serves these locations:


3126 N. Civic Center Plaza
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Our Mission

We stand for excellence and set the standard for advanced techniques in orthopaedic surgery and fast track rehab to get our patients up and moving quickly and safely.

Corporate Location

3126 N. Civic Center Plaza Scottsdale, AZ 85251

PHONE: (480) 874-2040

FAX (480) 874-2041