The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, MD
Southwestern University, BS
Internship, Psychiatry, The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School
Residency, Psychiatry, The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School
Biography and Education
Nicholas Ortiz, MD, is a board-certified psychiatrist in UT Health Austin’s Mulva Clinic for the Neurosciences. Additionally, Dr. Ortiz is an assistant professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Psychiatry. He serves on the Medical Executive Council for Ascension Seton Shoal Creek and as the Clinical Director of Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) for Ascension Seton Medical Center.
Dr. Ortiz completed a residency in psychiatry at The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School. He received his medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio and earned his bachelor’s in science from Southwestern University.
Dr. Ortiz’s clinical interests include Neurostimulation, Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, and inpatient psychiatry. He is a prolific instructor at Dell Med and also participates in research and publications.
Dr. Ortiz is an adult psychiatrist with UT Health Austin.
- Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
- Electroconvulsive Therapy
- Major Depressive Disorder
- American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry
Awards & Honors
- Clinical Learning Environment Award, Dell Medical School
- Faculty of the Year and Faculty Mentor of the Year, Dell Medical School
- Resident of the Year, Dell Medical School
UT Health Austin Clinics
Health Transformation Building
1601 Trinity Street, Bldg. A
Austin, TX 78712
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