Dr. Ramon Ortiz has served the dental profession for more than 46 years with a consistent commitment to enhancing the image of general dentistry through his continuous delivery of quality services as a solo dental practitioner in private practice.
He has demonstrated consistent leadership in areas of civic involvement through his pro bono service with the Gulf Outreach Dental Group and his participation in the 2014/2018 FDA Mission of Mercy events in Florida. Dr. Ortiz maintains multiple professional active memberships in the ADA, AGD, FDA, WCDA, TBAGD, PCDA, Florida Prosthodontist Association, Academy of Laser Dentistry and numerous study clubs. To attest Dr. Ortiz’s passion for dentistry, the FL Academy of General Dentistry recently bestowed him recipient of the 2017 J. Frank Collins Lifetime Achievement Award.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Ortiz has been a proud member of the Krewe of the Knights of Sant' Yago (KSY) for over 21 years. In the mid-1990's their Education Foundation was founded and to date has provided over $2 million in scholarships to worthy and qualified Latin students at UT, USF, and HCC in the Tampa Bay Area. They are a group of gentlemen who enjoy each other's company, have fun at the parades, as well as our many other events throughout the year. Dr. Ortiz has been privileged to serve for the past 16 years as Vice President and as of 2015 President of the KSY Education Foundation. They strive to distinguish themselves as pillars of the community whose goal it is to enhance the Latin culture through our brotherhood. At present, the KSY Education Foundation has 72 Active KSY scholarship recipients among the three institutions of higher education in Tampa. Dr. Ortiz is very PROUD of his personal contributions to the KSY Education Foundation and the opportunity to give back to our community. Dr. Ortiz is married and has one daughter and two grandchildren. He enjoys cruise traveling with friends, watching live sports events, plays at golf and tennis, and latin dancing.
Dr. Ortiz is truly a very positive addition to our Tampa Advance Dental Solutions staff of associates and enhances our continual commitment to offering and providing our family of patients top quality dentistry.