New East Location

New East Location

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute East offices are now located inside the TMC Orthopaedic and Surgical Tower on Grant Rd. MAP

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First Visit?

Learn what to expect from your upcoming office visit, diagnostic test, scheduled surgery or physical therapy appointment. Understanding the process and your role in it will help you recover more quickly and have fewer...

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Expert Care:

Our patients benefit from fellowship trained expertise across multiple orthopaedic subspecialties delivering state-of-the-art care for each unique concern. Here you will find a doctor whose expert eyes, skilled hands...

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Physical Therapy:

In conjunction with our world class orthopaedic specialty physicians, Tucson Orthopaedic Institute offers a team of exceptional physical therapists who work closely with the doctor to personalize your care.

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Northwest

6320 N. La Cholla, Ste 200 Tucson, AZ 85741 Phone: (520) 382-8200

Oro Valley

1521 E. Tangerine Rd Ste. 101 Oro Valley, AZ 85755 Phone: (520) 544-9700

East - NOW OPEN

1st Floor, TMC Orthopaedic and Surgical Tower 5301 E. Grant Rd. Tucson, AZ 85712 Phone: 520-784-6200

Meet Our Physicians

Scott L. Evans, D.P.M.

Specialty:
Foot / AnkleWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Joel R. Goode, M.D.

Specialty:
ElbowFracturesHandShoulderWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Russell G. Cohen, M.D.

Specialty:
FracturesHipKneeWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Lawrence R. Housman, M.D.

Specialty:
FracturesHipKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Jay A. Katz, M.D.

Specialty:
HipKneeShoulderSports Medicine
Location:
East Office

Michael A. Parseghian, M.D.

Specialty:
KneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Murray F. Robertson, M.D.

Specialty:
ElbowFracturesHipKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Scott V. Slagis, M.D.

Specialty:
FracturesHipKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

John J. Wild, Jr., M.D.

Specialty:
HipKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Brian B. Nielsen, M.D.

Luis A. Piedrahita, M.D.

Gerard K. Jeong, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Specialty:
Spine
Location:
East Office

Jeffrey M. Baron, M.D.

Specialty:
SpineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Caryl S. Brailsford-Gorman, M.D.

Specialty:
SpineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Stephen L. Curtin, M.D.

Specialty:
Spine
Location:
East Office

Scott D. Goorman, M.D.

Location:
East Office

Eugene Y. Mar, M.D.

Specialty:
Physiatry & RehabSpine
Location:
East Office

Steven C. Zeiller, M.D.

Todd J. Tucker, M.D.

Specialty:
FracturesKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Jesse Wild, M.D.

Specialty:
ElbowFracturesHipKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Nebojsa V. Skrepnik, M.D., Ph.D.

Specialty:
Research
Location:
East Office

Geoffrey S. Landis, D.O.

Steven A. Shapiro, M.D.

Specialty:
ElbowFracturesHandShoulderSports Medicine
Location:
Northwest Office

John A. Maltry, M.D.

Specialty:
HipKnee
Location:
Northwest Office
Oro Valley Office

William J. Quinlan, M.D.

Specialty:
FracturesHipKneeShoulderSports Medicine
Location:
Northwest Office

Stephen E. Hanks, M.D.

William D. Prickett, M.D.

Edward P. Petrow Jr., D.O.

Specialty:
FracturesHipKnee
Location:
Northwest Office

Kevin W. Bowers, M.D.

Specialty:
FracturesHipKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
Oro Valley Office

Eric P. Anctil, M.D.

Specialty:
Foot / AnkleFracturesWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

Andrew P. Mahoney, M.D.

Specialty:
ElbowFracturesKneeShoulderSports MedicineWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

A. Mark Braunstein, M.D.

Specialty:
ElbowFracturesHandShoulderWorkers Comp
Location:
East Office

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Welcome to Tucson Orthopaedic Institute

Welcome to Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, leaders in the southwest for orthopedic care, patient education, and research. With exceptional expertise in every orthopedic specialty, TucsonOrtho is a one-stop shop for orthopedic health with the convenience of three locations throughout the greater Tucson area.

Orthopaedic Animations

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Orthopaedic Videos

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Upcoming Events
In The News

Replaceable You

If all those hours spent doing the Twist have finally caught up to you, there is help for your aching knees and hips. Read on about advancements on the bionic frontier.…

Surgeons vs. Chefs - 4th Annual Pumpkin Carving Contest

Over 400 people attended the 4th annual ‘Surgeons vs. Chefs’ Pumpkin Carving contest at the Embassy Suites Tucson-Paloma Village. Surgeons from Tucson Orthopaedic Institute and chefs from local restaurants carved unique and one of a kind pumpkins to raise money for TMC for Children, Children’s Miracle Network.…

TucsonOrtho Surgeons Team Up with Operation Walk USA to Change Lives

Recovering from major surgery isn't something anyone looks forward to - unless you're 49-year-old Carlos Lopez. Lopez is home after spending the past few days in TMC's new Orthopaedic and Surgical Tower. For him, the recovery process means he's finally received something he's dreamed of for years - a new hip.…

Tucson's 'Operation Walk' Gets People on Their Feet

TUCSON (KGUN Ch 9-TV) - Doctors at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute are putting people back on their feet through the "Operation Walk" program. It helps financially or insurance challenged patients get the joint replacement surgery they badly need, but can't afford.…

Deserving Southern Arizona Patients Receive Free, Life-Changing Surgery

On Friday, Dec. 6, 10 patients from around Southern Arizona will receive the joint replacement surgery they so desperately need, but are unable to afford.…

Hand Expert Talks About Aging, Pain

Numbness in the hands is common in aging and is often the result of the ulnar nerve being compressed, according to a hand and upper extremity orthopedic surgeon at Tucson Orthopedic Institute.…

Tucson's 'Operation Walk' Gets People on Their Feet

TUCSON (KGUN Ch 9-TV) - Doctors at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute are putting people back on their feet through the "Operation Walk" program. It helps financially or insurance challenged patients get the joint replacement surgery they badly need, but can't afford.…

Tucson Family Helps Give Honduran Girl Life-Changing Surgery

TUCSON (KVOA Ch 4-TV) - Through an organization called Healing the Children, eleven-year-old Silvia traveled from Honduras to Tucson in November, for a life-changing surgery. Silvia had a severe case of scoliosis and her widowed mother, who sells bread back in Honduras, didn't have the money to get her daughter the surgery she needs.…

Steps to Healthier Feet

Standing, walking, running...we rely on our feet for so much. Here's how you can make these valuable appendages happier and healthier.…

Orthopaedic Surgery Q&A: Dr. Stephen Curtin

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute’s spine surgeon, Dr. Stephen Curtin discusses his insights about current trends in orthopaedic spine surgery with Tucson Lifestyle Magazine for the Best Doctors issue.…

Testimonials

Pedicle Subtraction Surgery
"I suffered with pain and struggled to walk unassisted for over a year. Dr. Zeiller suggested that the Pedicle Subtraction back surgery would realign my spine and make it possible for me to walk without pain. It was a difficult surgery but well worth ...read more"
-  Cindy Denomy ‚ Tucson
A Big THANK YOU to Research Department
"My wife and I have both had the opportunity of being involved with studies at your research department. Dr. Skrepnik and his staff, Jelena Candito, Yvonne Ruiz, and Crystal Placencia are just the best. From our initial consultation, to the conclusion...read more"
-  Gary and Gloria Schaefer ‚ Marana
Pretty Foot
"Kudos to Dr. Anctil for a successful surgery to my right foot. I was tired of pain and the looks of a bad bunion and hammer toe, which affected my daily activities. Today my foot looks normal, no pain and I can finally wear a pair of closed shoes. I...read more"
-  Corinne Pollak ‚ Green Valley
Back Surgery
"Dr. Steven Zeiller was my surgeon. I received very good care and support before and after surgery. My surgery was a huge success because of Dr. Zeiller`s skill. When a person has a natural skill and they develop that ability through education, experi...read more"
-  Sabrina ‚ Tucson
BUNIONECTOMY
"Dr. Eric Anctil performed a Bunionectomy on my right foot in April 2014. My recovery went well. I had heard horror stories about the pain following the surgery. However, I did not experience this. I wore the cute/funny looking shoe for 8 weeks and go...read more"
-  Annie M. Blunk ‚ Tucson
Dr. Cohen Gave Me My Life Back
"After years of suffering with a bad hip I finally made an appointment with Dr. Cohen. As a nurse I had seen his work and was impressed. He was kind and patient with my husband and me, and answered all our questions fully. I had a total hip done and...read more"
-  Elizabeth Powell ‚ Sahuarita, AZ
I Had a Very Good Experience
"In March I had my right knee replaced by Dr. John Wild, and then he did the other knee about 6 weeks later. After both surgeries I went to a rehab facility for about 3 weeks. Both knee replacements went really well, and did not have to take pain me...read more"
-  Mary Alice Do ‚ Tucson
Thank You Dr. Baron
"They did an amazing job fixing my back! I'm walking and doing the things I couldn't do before. Dr. Baron is an outstanding doctor."
-  Zane ‚ Tucson
Dr. Eric Anctil is The Best!
"I was having pain in my right foot for almost a year. Dr. Anctil found the problem and performed surgery. Surgery and recovery went really well. I am walking with no pain. Yippee! Dr. Anctil is a very kind man and outstanding surgeon. His staff ...read more"
-  Ellen Bailey ‚ Tucson
Great Service
"Dr. Walter Damper is the most pleasant and professional care giver we have met in a long time. He is always so caring and encouraging. I have been a patient at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute for over 5 years and would recommend Dr. Damper for anyone wi...read more"
-  Evelyn A. Bjoyd ‚ Tucson
Pain Free After 30 Years
"My lower back pain began in 1980. Since then I have had every possible test done to no avail. It was even suggested by 1 doctor that I make an appointment with a psychiatrist because nothing was wrong with my back. Dr. Curtin diagnosed the spinal ...read more"
-  Lynn Wallin ‚ Sierra Vista
My Left Foot
"On Jan. 3, 2014, I broke my left foot and I hope that I never break a foot again!! I'm very independent and live with 6 dogs, so you can imagine my thoughts when Dr. Landis told me I had 5 breaks in my foot and would not be able to put weight on it ...read more"
-  Letha ‚ Tucson
Thank You Dr. Wild & Staff
"I am so pleased with my visit on 6-11-14. My appointment was at 2:50 and I was called at 2:45! Dr. Wild came in 5 minutes later. I got x-rays immediately and 5 minutes after that he came back. My surgery was scheduled and all my questions were answ...read more"
-  Charlotte B. ‚ Tucson
I Got My Life Back!
"I was bone on bone in both hips for several years and like most people could not bring myself to face what was going on and worse, the idea of hip replacements. My quality of life had deteriorated and I was in pain all the time, I forgot what it wa...read more"
-  Marcy Tigerman ‚ Tucson
Thank you Dr. Russell Cohen
"Dr. Cohen replaced my hip in November 2013. Surgery went very well. I experienced very little pain afterwards, and seven months later my hip is working beautifully. I highly recommend Dr. Cohen."
-  J.V. ‚ Tucson
Brent Walker, PA - Patient and Kind
"I hate shots. I've been coming for injections in my knee and Brent Walker, PA has been a God send. He is very patient and kind, and makes me feel at home. I still hate needles, but again he is a blessing to your staff. Love the guy! Thanks for puttin...read more"
-  Carol M. ‚ Tucson
Thank You Dr. Evans
"I love Dr. Evans. He is personable and a good doctor."
-  Theresa V. ‚ Tucson
7 Month Update
"Just wanted to give an update, it’s been 7 months since my hip replacement with Dr. Cohen and his team. I just want to say thank you…there has been no pain and I'm doing things I haven't done in 15 years. I played softball last Thursday and it was fa...read more"
-  Mike McLaughlin ‚ Tucson
Both Knee's Replaced--Doing Well!!!!
"Dr. John Wild, Jr. replaced my left knee on Jan. 21, 2014 and the right one on Apr. 3, 2014. Both of them have been a great success and the process was very easy. I spent two nights in the hospital each time and then home (very nice facility and gr...read more"
-  Dale T Lausch ‚ Tucson
Nicole Stoker, PA is Very Thorough, Caring and Encouraging
"My mother is 94 – we waited the long Memorial holiday, called Tuesday and explained acute back pain – sudden onset. We were courteously and efficiently given an appointment the NEXT morning! We were greeted warmly in the lobby by a woman who directed...read more"
-  anonymous ‚ Tucson
Great Service
"Very expedient and thorough with the evaluation of my x-rays. Nice, friendly, and new!"
-  Raymond M. ‚ Tucson
Dr. Braunstein Came to Our Rescue
"My daughter broke her wrist in a bicycle accident. It is a very complicated break. She was rushed to TMC where Dr. Braunstein was on call. He recognized right away that the best repair would not only require x-rays, but some additional tests. He ...read more"
-  Linda Head ‚ Tucson
EXCELLENT
"Dr. Baron is awesome, along with his staff. From my first appointment to the last one, everyone has taken time to explain everything very clearly. I never felt rushed and I felt like they cared. I would highly recommend!"
-  Bridget ‚ Sierra Vista
Quality Patient Care
"I have been a patient of Dr. Goode's for both shoulder and elbow ailments. Each visit or telephonic contact is represented initially by his medical assistant, Liz. Liz is one of the most patient and kind-hearted assistants I've had the pleasure of ...read more"
-  Christian ‚ Sahuarita
Dr. Brailsford-Gorman Understands
"Thank you very much…I am very happy with the results of this visit and I am looking forward to a new back brace. The nurse was so patient and kind. Dr. Brailsford-Gorman was great; she listened to what my problems were, she understood my point of vi...read more"
-  Ardis B. ‚ Tucson
Dr. Baron and his Staff Are the Best for Your Spine Problems or Surgery
"My experience with Dr. Baron and his staff was excellent from start to finish. They are very professional, spend time going over all of your options, and set up your surgery in a short amount of time and coordinate all aspects of the pre-op authoriza...read more"
-  Jim Yarina ‚ Silver City
Golfing Again
"Dr. Prickett surgically repaired my left rotator cuff and after a normal healing time with lots of physical therapy, I am now golfing better than ever. I am 78 years old and he assured that I'd be golfing again and he was right. He is an excellent ...read more"
-  Dean ‚ Green Valley
Don't Put It Off Any Longer!
"I am 58 years old. On my 18th birthday, I made a bad decision and ended up severely injuring my right knee. I hyper extended my knee. I had severed my ACL tendon and destroyed all of the cartilage. Over the last 39 years I had lived with a diminished...read more"
-  Joseph Murray ‚ Tucson
Dr. Parseghian is Wonderful
"I was referred to Dr. Parseghian from a friend that had worked as a physical therapist for Tucson Orthopaedic. From my first appointment to my last, this doctor was top notch. I had shoulder surgery and now I am out of pain and am back riding my hors...read more"
-  Dana W. ‚ Tucson
Thankful for my TucsonOrtho Team
"A severe accident left me with several big-time skeletal issues (broken leg and vertebra) that have compounded themselves over my 85 years, and led to others that gradually and painfully revealed themselves – rotator cuffs, etc. I am thankful that th...read more"
-  Martha H. ‚ Tucson
Dr. Anctil is the Best!!!!
"Dr. Anctil provided the best treatment for my tendon repair. He is one of the best in his practice. He ensured that I got all the care I needed for a quick recovery. His staff was very professional; they cared for me with my best interest in mind. Th...read more"
-  Beatriz Ballesteros ‚ Gilbert, AZ
Genuine Care and Compassion
"If you’re fortunate enough to be one of Dr. Mark Braunstein’s patients, just relax and let the healing begin. Dr. B, and his medical assistant Liz C., were always patient and attentive, and made me feel they were concerned with my overall health. Af...read more"
-  Barbara Diez Neff ‚ Tucson
Dr. Anctil is Awesome!
"A huge and sincere thank you to Dr. Eric Anctil for his fabulous surgical expertise, not to mention his friendly demeanor and genuine desire to make a difference in his patient's lives. Dr. Anctil was my surgeon earlier this year, and I am thrilled ...read more"
-  Annette Jones ‚ Tucson