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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What Hurts?

Access information on customized care for every concern. No matter where it hurts, we have the expertise to treat your unique issues. Start below then click on the body part where you have pain to learn more.

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Back Pain

April 24, 2014 – “Weekend Warriors” presented by expert panel, including Jeffrey M. Baron, M.D. 5:30 – 7:00 PM TMC Marshall Auditorium – 5301 E. Grant Road

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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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FIND A LOCATION

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:
FracturesHipKneeWorkers Comp
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

Hip Stories:

Are You a Happy Hippie

Find out how hip replacement has changed lives. Read the Happy Hippie contest winner's stories on our Success Stories page.

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Welcome to Tucson Orthopaedic Institute

Welcome to Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, leaders in the southwest for orthopaedic 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.

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Upcoming Events
In The News

Results of the 2013 Put Your Best Foot Forward Contest

If you lead an active life, you’re aware of the importance of healthy feet and ankles. Pain in those areas can really limit your enjoyment of the things you love to do. That's why the Tucson Orthopaedic Institute team of foot and ankle specialists reminded everyone to ‘Be good to their feet this summer’ by creating a fantastic foot…

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.…

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.…

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.…

Bionic Ankle Steps Up

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Bionic knees and hips to replace worn out aren't new, but now the ankle is getting a boost and getting people back on their feet. The number of ankle replacement surgeries on arthritic or damaged joints is increasing.…

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.…

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.…

Spotlight: Dr. John Wild and Dr. Jesse Wild

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute’s father and son surgeons, Dr. John Wild and Dr. Jesse Wild, share their insights about working together and current trends in orthopaedics with Tucson Lifestyle Magazine for the Best Doctors issue.…

New Orthopaedic and Surgical Tower Set to Open at TMC

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - While no one wants to go through surgery, Tucson Medical Center aims to attract those who need it with the new four-story TMC Orthopaedic and Surgical Tower that will open May 6th.…

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.…

Ankle Replacement a Viable Option for Injuries

Three and a half years ago, Hereford-based handyman Michael Hill was in his backyard, working on his travel trailer, when he took a spill off of a six-foot ladder. That short fall would result in a fractured tibia, or the shin bone, just where it meets the foot and the ankle.…

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'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.…

Testimonials

Successful Surgery
"My surgery by Dr. Stephen Zeiller was successful. I am pain free and no longer have the discomforts of spinal stenosis. I would advise people suffering from spinal stenosis to have surgery."
-  Ann Robbins ‚ Tucson
So Happy with the Results.
"I had a total hip replacement through Tucson Orthopaedic Institute and I was extremely satisfied with all aspects of the care I received. Dr. Nielsen and his staff were very professional from the evaluation to the aftercare. Everyone I encountered t...read more"
-  Norman Kent Lee ‚ Tucson
Dr. Anctil is Absolutely Amazing
"Before I arrived to Dr. Anctil’s office for a second option, I was very scared and frustrated with my slow recovery from my compound fracture on my left foot. Dr. Anctil and his team were absolutely amazing, from planning surgery, to doing the surger...read more"
-  Elsa Baena ‚ Tucson
Awesome!
"In January 2014, Dr. Anctil did surgery for a bunion and found I had cartilage damage in the second toe. The surgery went like clockwork and the recovery has been great. Dr. Anctil has great bedside manner and knows what he's doing. It's clear tha...read more"
-  Virginia Cleven ‚ Sierra Vista
Dr. Wild Jr. and Crew
"I had my first appointment today at TucsonOrtho. It was efficient, clean, fast and the entire staff was wonderful."
-  Kristi D. ‚ Tucson
Dr. Petrow & My Hip Replacement
"The end of 2013 was very painful, but then I had a hip placement on February 12, 2014. I feel fantastic! I am ready to go back to work. I haven't taken any pain pills since I left the hospital. Therapy went well. I think I had such a quick recupera...read more"
-  Ken Coon ‚ Tucson
Wonderful
"Tucson Orthopaedic Institute is one of the most pleasant, organized medical practices I have attended. The staff and physicians are wonderful."
-  Arlene R. ‚ Tucson
Dr. John Wild, Jr. - the Best in Tucson
"I live in Northern California and had a hip replacement 10 days ago. The hospital and staff are amazing. I am not one to take shots and I have to honestly say, from getting the spinal tap to drawing blood, the experience was great. Didn't feel a thin...read more"
-  Jim Williams ‚ Tucson
Caring and Helpful
"Erica has always been pleasant with me and I am sure with all the others. She takes time to answer any questions you may have."
-  Gloria B. ‚ Tucson
Fantastic Experience
"I had my right knee replaced by Dr. Bowers and in November of 2013, I broke the patella on my right knee. Dr. Bowers took wonderful care of me again. His entire staff: scheduler, Rae; check-in; and his medical assistant, Maureen, are all very knowled...read more"
-  NG ‚ Oro Valley
Finally a Place to Get Well
"I have been to many doctors, as well as many physical and occupational therapists with little to no results. I was thinking that maybe they will never find out what is wrong with my body. After a few doctors, one referred me to TucsonOrtho on Grant a...read more"
-  Lawrence Henderson ‚ Tucson
Consistent Quality
"I just had an 'A+' experience at TucsonOrtho East. It began with Scott at check-in. He was friendly & helpful. Next Zenia carried the torch with her considerate, pleasant interaction. Daniel & his compadre, the Broncos fan [Roman], were very though...read more"
-  Jan Thigpen ‚ Tucson
Doctors I Trust
"I injured my back at work and started going to Tucson Ortho. The doctors have been very caring with my situation. Unfortunately, I have a deteriorating disc, 2 bulging discs, with arthritis setting in between. I just went in for 2 spinal injections....read more"
-  Amanda D. ‚ Huachuca City
New Hip, New Lease on Life
"I just wanted to say thanks again to Dr. Russell Cohen and his team at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute for giving me a new lease on life with the new hip. It’s been about 4 months and everything’s great. I appreciate it and thank you so much for your c...read more"
-  Mike McLaughlin ‚ Tucson
Dr. Damper is the Best
"The medical assistant was welcoming, upbeat, efficient and caring. Then, Dr. Damper and his 2 techs were amazing! They were personable, professional, and explained each step throughout the x-ray assisted injection procedure. They immediately put me a...read more"
-  P.M. ‚ Tucson
Dr. Housman
"I could not have been more pleased with Dr. Housman. I had a total hip replacement on Feb 14. He took the time to explain everything that was going to happen and answered all my questions with easily understood explanations. Best of all, I had absolu...read more"
-  Bud Wittkop ‚ Vail
GREAT EXPERIENCE!
"My son broke his right foot last week and had to go to the fracture clinic. We had the x-rays in hand from Urgent Care so once we checked in, we were fast-tracked through the whole process! Dr. Braunstein was fantastic and the techs were on top of ...read more"
-  Christina Day ‚ Tucson
Knee Replacement
"Dr. Wild performed knee surgery on my left leg on 2/11/2014. The surgery was a success and I was treated well by the entire staff during my recovery at the institute. All were courteous, helpful, sympathetic and genuinely kind. My heartfelt thanks to...read more"
-  Bill Janton ‚ Tucson
Dr. Eric Anctil is Truly Amazing
"Dr. Eric Anctil is truly amazing!! After spending a year in pain following a car accident, Dr. Anctil was able to fix the problems with my ankle. Not only was he always very understanding and supportive, but he also dealt with a very difficult and l...read more"
-  Michelle Fleming ‚ Vail
Outstanding Care and Service
"I am a patient of Dr. Petrow, and have just had a knee replacement. From the very beginning, the class before surgery, the attention to my needs concerning surgery and the surgery itself were outstanding. Scheduling and follow up were more than I h...read more"
-  Thomas S. ‚ Green Valley
Rachel Garcia - Surgery Scheduler
"I am a patient of Dr. Housman and I cannot tell you how nice it is to work with Rachel. She is pleasant, plus she has a great presence for working with someone who has a lot of questions, and who has fears and concerns heading into surgery. She is cl...read more"
-  Mary Colletti-Bishop ‚ Tucson
Dr. Mahoney Cares for People
"Meeting him for the first time gave me the feeling that he really cares about his work and about people. My reason for seeing him was for pain in my upper left arm. He gave me a cortisone shot and the items I needed for exercising that arm. I never h...read more"
-  Barbara O. ‚ Tucson
One of the Best Doctors
"Dr. Caryl Brailsford-Gorman and her MA, Monique, have treated me for the past 4 years. Monique's friendly approach to patient care during the check-in is excellent. Dr. Brailsford-Gorman takes her time to listen and discuss my medical concerns, and...read more"
-  Lois Lomba ‚ Marana
Dr. Gerard Jeong
"My primary care physician sent me to Dr. Jeong after reviewing my history and X-rays. I had dealt with neck, hip and leg pain for over 15 years and had two previous sets of X-rays and physical therapy. The leg pain had become constant and unbearabl...read more"
-  Doug Humphreys ‚ Tucson
Surgery Success
"I had surgery for Haglund Deformity back in December. Dr. Anctil was great! The surgery went perfectly and the pain was minimal; I expected a greater amount of pain. I would highly recommend Dr. Anctil for any type of foot issue you might have."
-  Kelly Mackness ‚ Tucson
Amazing Experience
"First, I must say thank you to Dr. Goode & Dr. Anctil for their wonderful care of my broken ankle. These are two amazing doctors. But I am so very grateful for their appointment scheduler Susie M. This woman is totally amazing; she went above and bey...read more"
-  Joshua Kitts ‚ Tucson
Excellent in All Areas
"My treatment was excellent in all areas from valet to the nurses, including Monique. I would recommend this institute highly."
-  Marlene T. ‚ Tucson
Great Treatment
"I was going to go to UofA for help, but everyone in town said, "only go to TucsonOrtho" and I'm very glad I did. My treatment was great and handled professionally. Thank you."
-  Lea B. ‚ Tucson
Highly Recommend Dr. Wild
"Dr. John Wild performed knee replacement surgery for my right knee in October 2013 and left knee December 2013. Today I am able to perform all of my daily life activities, plus swimming, gardening and climbing stairs. There were no complications from...read more"
-  Patricia T. ‚ Tucson
Great Personality and Staff Accolades
"I would like to acknowledge Jason Randall, PA for his great 'upbeat' personality, medical knowledge, and professionalism during my various appointments at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute. It is always a pleasure to go to an appointment and know that my ...read more"
-  Frederick A ‚ Tucson
Excellent Experience at TucsonOrtho
"Everyone was caring and professional. Marissa warmly welcomed us and answered our questions. Rachel Garcia kept in contact with us weeks prior to surgery. She was very helpful in seeing that I was ready. Betsy Zeh, PA was professional, kind and too...read more"
-  Leo ‚ Tularosa, NM
Thank You for a New Lease on Life
"Thank You, Thank You, Thank You! Nothing I can say but...thank you!!! Thank you for a new lease on life. Thank you Dr. Jeong and staff; you are the greatest. God Bless You all."
-  Elvira ‚ Tucson
Dr. Slagis is Such a Pleasure
"My wife has had two knee replacements performed by Dr. Slagis and we could not be more pleased. He is a picture of professionalism in his dress and demeanor. It is always such a pleasure to go to his office where I don't believe he has ever been la...read more"
-  Tom ‚ Green Valley
Thank You Dr. Evans
"I would like to say "Thank You" to Dr. Scott Evans for the amount of time he spent with me in reference to my chronic ankle pain. He took his time diagnosing the problem and took immediate action based on his observations and expertise. As a result...read more"
-  Marie U. ‚ Tucson
Andy Ochoa is an Outstanding Therapist
"The people I've met in two months at physical therapy have all been patient, kind, and efficient. Lynne, Sarah and Valerie at the reception area have been very helpful. However, Andy Ochoa, is just an outstanding therapist. He is so knowledgeable and...read more"
-  Carole S. ‚ Tucson
Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!
"Nothing I can say but...thank you, thank you, thank you!!! Thank you for a new lease on life. You all are the greatest! Thank you Dr. Cohen and staff; you are the greatest. God Bless You all."
-  J. McLaughlin ‚ Tucson
Dr. Jeong & Nicole are Amazing
"Dr. Jeong and Nicole Stoker, PA did surgery on my lower lumbar. I suffered from sciatica caused by a herniated disc for almost 2 years. They were so amazing. They were both very empathetic and explained everything to me throughout the process. I got ...read more"
-  S. Fisher ‚ Tucson