Capt. Salvador Ortiz, a military physician assistant, recently joined the staff at the Pine Bluff Arsenal's Occupational Health Clinic.

Capt. Salvador Ortiz, a military physician assistant, recently joined the staff at the Pine Bluff Arsenalís Occupational Health Clinic.

Ortiz and his family moved to the Arsenal from Fort Hood, Texas, where he served as an aero-medical physician assistant with the 615th Aviation Support Battalion with the 1st Cavalry Division.

Ortiz is a native of Del Rio, Texas. He holds an associate degree in medical laboratory technology from George Washington University and a bachelor of science and masterís degrees in physician assistant studies from the University of Nebraska Medical Center.