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Marina Ortega


Physician assistant
Mountain lover

  • (415) 353-7687
  • (415) 353-7687

Marina Ortega is a physician assistant who cares for patients before and after surgery for conditions affecting the endocrine system (the glands in the body that produce hormones), including benign and malignant tumors. She believes in providing care that is tailored to each patient’s specific needs and desired outcomes, which means listening to patients and empowering them to become active participants in their care.

Ortega earned her master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Samuel Merritt University, where she received a National Health Service Corps scholarship in recognition of her commitment to underserved populations.

Ortega is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and California Academy of Physician Assistants.

  • Education

    Samuel Merritt University, MS, Physician Assistant Studies, 2015

  • Board Certifications

    Certified Physician Assistant, National Comm on Certif of Physician Assistants

  • Languages


Being present – truly present – with patients is priceless.

Where I see patients (2)

    Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for this type of care. Not all providers at UCSF are covered by every insurance plan.