What is Physiatry?
What is Physiatry?

A physiatrist practices in the field of physiatry, also known as physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), which is a branch of medicine that specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients who have been disabled, from a disease, condition, disorder, or injury, primarily using physical medicine, or “physical” means, including non-surgical methods, such as physical therapy and medications to treat the patient.

Essentially, physiatrists specialize in treating conditions of the musculoskeletal system (bones, muscles, joints, ligaments, tendons, and other structures), and the central/peripheral nervous system that affect a person's ability to function. It is important to note that physiatrists do not perform surgery. A physiatrist's treatment focuses on helping the patient become as functional and pain-free as possible in order to participate in and enjoy life as fully as possible.

Due to the broad spectrum of conditions treated and the comprehensive nature of their training, physiatrists are uniquely positioned to adapt to and design new technologies, as well as to the changing trends in healthcare. Areas of focus include:

1.       Neurorehabilitation: Some examples include Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Myasthenia Gravis, Parkinson’s Disease

2.       Pain medicine: Chronic Pain Management, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Back Pain, Arthritis, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, etc.

3.       Musculoskeletal care: Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Inflammatory Myopathies, Fibromyalgia, Spondyloarthropathies, Back Pain and Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction

4.       Sports injuries: Achilles Tendonitis, Iliotibial Band Syndrome, Turf Toe, Medial & Lateral Epicondylitis, DeQuervain’s Tenosynovitis, Rotator Cuff Pathology, Acromioclavicular Separation, Biceps Tendonitis, Stress Fractures, Concussion​

5.       Post-operative care: for Joint Replacement, Organ Transplantation, Amputations, Left-Ventricular Assistive Devices, Cardiac/Pulmonary Rehabilitation

6.       Pediatric functional and developmental disorders: Such as Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spina Bifida, Down Syndrome

7.       Prosthetics and Orthotics: For Gait and Movement Disorders, Assistive Devices and Ambulation Aids, Spinal Orthoses, Neuro-prostheses

8.       Specialized rehabilitation: Concerning Fine Arts (music, dance, vocal), Cancer, Cardiac, Burns, Pulmonary, Family Training (for home care), Pelvic Pain, Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Palliative Care​

Since the spine is the locus of most of the body's musculoskeletal system, many physiatrists focus on treating back pain. For those who specialize with treating spinal problems, their focus may be more on rehabilitation or on injections (pain management), depending upon their training and personal preference. The following is a list of back conditions commonly treated by physiatrists:

·       Back pain, sciatica

·       Muscle and ligament injuries

·       Work injuries

·       Myofacial pain

·       Fibromyalgia

·       Spinal cord injury

·       Osteoarthritis

·       Ankylosing spondylitis

·       Osteoporosis

Many physiatrists also serve to coordinate the patient's care with a multidisciplinary team of other doctors and specialists, for example, physical therapists, spine surgeons, psychologists, chiropractors, and more.

To learn more about the field of physiatry, and how it may be able to help you, call Tucson Orthopaedic Institute at our East Tucson office at (520) 784-6200, Northwest Tucson office at (520) 382-8200, or Oro Valley office at (520) 544-9700. To request an appointment, you can call or use our secure online appointment request form.

 


Tucson’s first total‐knee replacement surgeries using the Mako Robotic Arm Assisted Technology
Tucson’s first total‐knee replacement surgeries using the Mako Robotic Arm Assisted Technology
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Feb. 27, 2017
Contact: Jim Marten
Communications Team, Tucson Medical Center
(520) 324‐4390
jim.marten@tmcaz.com

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute and Tucson Medical Center announce Tucson’s first total‐knee replacement surgeries using the Mako Robotic Arm Assisted Technology


TUCSON, Arizona – Dr. Russell Cohen of Tucson Orthopaedic Institute has performed Tucson’s first two total knee replacement surgeries using Mako, a robotic arm technology for custom surgical procedures.

Until recently, the advanced technology was used for hip and partial‐knee replacements only. These joints are central to body movement and endure a great deal of wear, making knee and hip issues common as we age.

“Patients often tell me the pain in their knee or hip has limited their ability to go grocery shopping, garden or play with their grandchildren,” said Dr. Cohen, who noted the benefits of joint replacement can positively impact mobility and change lives.

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute and Tucson Medical Center are working together to provide state‐of‐the art technology, like Mako. The Mako robotic arm assisted technology brings together advancements in imaging, software and robotics to increase the effectiveness of total hip and knee replacement surgery.

Dr. Cohen has performed more than 50 surgeries using the Mako technology. “With Mako, the surgeon builds the most accurate pre‐operative plan, eliminates the variables, and the robot‐assist facilitates the most precise implant fit.”

This remarkable technology implemented at TOI and TMC may reduce complications, improve outcomes, and increase patient satisfaction.

Nancy Cooper and Carolyn Murphy were the first two patients to receive their total knee replacements using the Mako technology.

“I have had my other knee replaced, and I have done more this week than I was able to do previously with the other replacement,” said Nancy Cooper. “Dr. Cohen does knees every day, and is familiar with everything, but he still took the time to answer my questions, to make sure I felt comfortable and not scared.”

Both patients were up and moving the same day as their surgery and are healing well. “I went in with a smile on my face, and woke up with a smile on my face,” said Carolyn Murphy.

Curious if Mako robotic surgery is right for you? Please call (520) 784‐6200 to schedule an appointment today.



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Tucson Medical Center, licensed at more than 600 beds, has been Tucson's nonprofit community hospital for more than 70 years. In addition to serving as a regional resource for emergency and pediatric care (including Tucson's first Pediatric Emergency Department), TMC offers top‐notch intensive care units for adults, children and newborns. Specialty areas include women's, maternity, cardiac, orthopaedic, neuroscience, neurologic, pediatric and imaging. TMC, designated as a 'Most Wired' hospital, employs a top‐level electronic medical record system.

The Tucson Orthopaedic Institute is one of the Southwest's leading orthopaedic medical practices. With five convenient locations and 50 practitioners, Tucson Ortho provides comprehensive surgical and non‐surgical care, serving both adults and children. The fellowship‐trained physicians at Tucson Orthopaedic lnstitute's specialty centers are committed to improving patient care through community education and outreach efforts to promote lifestyles that create strong, healthy bones, joints and muscles. For more information, please visit www.tucsonortho.com


8 Key Questions to Ask Your Physical Therapist Prior to Treatment
Questions to Ask Your PT

If you’ve never been to orthopedic physical therapy before or you’re starting PT at a new and unfamiliar place, there are some fundamental questions you should ask prior to your first appointment to make sure you will be comfortable at the facility and confident in the care you will be receiving.

1. Who will be providing my care?

Orthopedic physical therapy clinics may employ a number of different types of healthcare professionals, including physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, occupational therapists, occupational therapist assistants, or certified hand therapists. The type of therapist you see will typically depend on your diagnosis.

2. What qualifications and experience do your providers have?

Physical and occupational therapists have advanced degrees and typically pursue continuing education courses throughout their career. In addition, many therapists obtain additional certifications such as:

  • Orthopedic Certified Specialist (OCS)
  • Sports Certified Specialist (SCS)
  • Certified Hand Therapist (CHT)
  • Geriatric Certified Specialist (GCS)
  • Certified Lymphedema Therapist (CLT)
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
  • Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults (CEEAA)
  • Certified Mechanical Diagnosis and Treatment (CMDT) of the Spine
  • Certified Orthopaedic Manual Therapist (COMT)

These certifications indicate the provider has taken post-graduate courses and passed an examination assuring a minimal competency level in the specific area.

At TOI, many of our therapists have these or other certifications. They also specialize in areas such as vestibular rehabilitation, balance and fall prevention, aquatic therapy, cranial sacral therapy, myofascial release, functional rehabilitation, kinesio taping, trigger point dry needling, instrumented soft tissue mobilization, movement analysis, and manual therapy.

3. Will I see the same physical or occupational therapist each time?

To build rapport and trust with your provider and ensure consistency of care, it is important for the same provider to treat you or supervise your care at each session. There may be times you are treated by a physical or occupational therapist assistant (PTA/OTA), but they are always overseen by the primary PT or OT and will follow the established treatment plan.

4. How many therapy sessions will I need and how long will they be?

This will depend on your diagnosis and compliance with your treatment plan. Your therapist will discuss a treatment plan with you in detail at the initial consultation.

5. What will a typical therapy session entail?

Your first PT visit includes a comprehensive evaluation. You will describe your medical history, your current problems and level of pain, what aggravates and eases your problem, how your pain or lack of mobility impacts or limits your daily activities, and what your goals are for physical therapy.

Your therapist will perform a physical evaluation including palpation, range of motion testing, muscle testing, neurological screening, and perhaps other tests to confirm or rule out other problems. He or she will then create a treatment plan with your input and explain what you can expect from each visit.

This typically includes therapeutic exercise (range of motion, strengthening, stretching) and functional training, as well as hands-on care, manual therapy, joint mobilization, modalities (heat, ice, ultrasound, electrical stimulation, and more), and reviewing your home exercise program.

Depending on your diagnosis, your rehab may also include aquatic therapy, vestibular therapy to treat dizziness, balance and gait training, sport-specific exercise, or other treatment to address your specific problem(s).

6. Will physical therapy be painful?

People are referred to physical therapy for pain relief or to improve mobility. Your therapist will devise a treatment plan to address your specific complaints and goals for therapy. In some cases PT may be painful, especially after surgery. If you do experience pain during your therapy sessions, it is important to communicate this to your therapist, noting the intensity, frequency, and duration of pain. Your therapist will then adjust your treatment plan to work around or through the pain.

7. Do you accept my insurance?

This will typically dictate which physical therapy facility you can visit. Be sure the facility clarifies your insurance coverage prior to scheduling your initial appointment.

8. What are your hours of operation?

Convenience is key to ensuring you attend all your therapy sessions. Make sure your PT provider offers hours that are compatible with your schedule. Many offer early morning or evening hours to accommodate working patients.

Tuscon Orthopaedic Institute offers physical and occupational therapy in two convenient locations. Collectively, our therapists have over 220 years of combined orthopaedic rehabilitation experience. Learn more about the orthopedic rehabilitation services we provide and our highly qualified therapists, then call us to schedule your appointment.


Therapies Advancing for Hip and Knee Challenges
Source: Lovin' Life After 50: Tucson originally published on February 21, 2017

By Ali Dalal, MD

TUCSON - There are many welcome aspects of maturing - wisdom, experience, retirement and grandchildren, to name a few. Unfortunately, achy hips and knees aren't likely to make the list. A lifetime of active living, sports injuries and even a surgery or two can result in joint pain caused by arthritis. This ailment can be one for mature populations.

The hip and knee joints are central to everyday movement, and when issues surface, many experience uncertainty and anxiety about treatment. Will I need surgery? Can I keep my lifestyle? What will my joint be like 10 years from now?

Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Ali Dalal is a hip and knee specialist at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute. Dalal performs robotically assisted partial knee and total hip replacements using the Mako system. The surgery is planned with a 3D model of the joint and completed with the help of a robotic arm that does not allow deviations from the plan. Accurate implant placement may decrease complications and improve patient satisfaction.

He answers common questions about the treatment of hip and knee arthritis.

When should someone see a specialist? Standard aches and pains are common for people of any age, and they can increase in frequency as we add more candles to the birthday cake. So when does it become necessary to see an orthopaedic specialist?

If joint pain and lack of mobility are interfering with everyday life, one should seek the care of a specialist. I often see patients who are unable to rise after sitting on the ground with their grandkids or who have to take a break even after a short walk. It is important not to normalize constant joint pain as part of the aging process.

Is surgery the only option? Many who experience knee and hip pain are concerned that surgery is the only remedy.

Each person is unique, but a majority of patients do not require surgery. There are many effective therapies available, including physical therapy, oral anti-inflammatory medications, lifestyle modifications and joint injections. Many patients are surprised to find that the source of their pain was an easily treatable soft tissue injury that did not involve the joint at all.

When is surgery the best option?

If damage to the joint is severe and other therapies have not been effective, partial or total joint replacement can make a dramatically positive difference in a patient's quality of life. Long-term studies have found hip and knee replacement to be some of the most durable and successful procedures ever invented.

Are technological advances making a difference?

There have been significant technological advancements in the last 15 years. Improvements in materials science have made joint replacements more durable, better understanding of pain management has reduced recovery times, and the advent of robotically assisted surgery has improved surgical accuracy, ultimately creating a much better outcome.

What are the outcomes?

Robotically assisted surgery has already been proven to improve accuracy in implant placement for partial knee replacement. The pitfalls in total hip replacement, specifically dislocation and unequal leg lengths, are driven by inaccurate component placement. Mako technology may help minimize these complications going forward.

Dr. Ali Dalal graduated Summa Cum Laude from UCLA with a Bachelor of Science in molecular cell and developmental biology. He earned his MD from the University of California San Diego and completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Illinois Chicago. He completed a fellowship in hip and knee replacement at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute, where he worked with Dr. Kenneth Gustke, a pioneer in robotically assisted joint replacement surgery.


Notice of Special Hours: Walk-in Clinic OPEN this Weekend Only
Notice of Special Hours: Walk-in Clinic OPEN this Weekend Only

The Tucson Orthopaedic Institute After Hours Clinic will be open, this weekend only, in support of the Ft. Lowell Shootout soccer tournament. The After Hours Clinic provides specialized treatment to patients with acute orthopaedic injuries, including fractures, sports injuries, sprains, tears and other sudden bone and joint injuries – no appointment necessary!

Walk-in clinic hours are as follows:

Saturday, January 14th (10:00 am – 8:00 pm)

Sunday, January 15th (10:00 am – 2:00 pm)

East Office

1st floor of TMC's Orthopaedic and Surgical Tower

5301 E. Grant Rd.

784-6441

Our specialists treat acute orthopaedic injuries, reducing the wait time for patients to receive care compared to an emergency room or traditional urgent care center. Patients are assured expert care with a trained orthopaedic Physician Assistant on staff, and a supervising Tucson Ortho doctor on-call. Onsite x-ray and casting services provides all the orthopaedic care patients need in one visit.

IF YOU HAVE A LIFE-THREATENING CONDITION, CALL 911 OR GO IMMEDIATELY TO A HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOM.


Treating Tennis Elbow

Treating Elbow PainTennis elbow is another term for tendonitis that affects the elbow. Tendonitis is a repetitive stress injury, or an injury that results from overuse of tendons and muscles in a specific area. Tennis elbow is caused by overuse of arm, forearm, and hand muscles, which results in elbow pain. While it is a common injury for those who play tennis, athletes in other sports or employees who use vibrating equipment (e.g., a jackhammer) or their forearms during manual labor are also susceptible.

The medical term for tennis elbow is lateral epicondylitis, which stems from the part of the elbow that is affected: the lateral epicondyle, or the bony area on the outside of the elbow where the muscles and tendons of the forearm attach.

Most cases of tennis elbow respond to nonsurgical treatments, and resting the forearm from the activity causing the pain is the most important part of treatment. Rest allows the small tears in the tendon to heal. The length of time you need to rest depends on how severe your condition is. It might be necessary to rest for a few weeks to a few months. In addition to rest, treatments may include:

  • Ice: Apply ice to the outside of your elbow as soon as you notice pain. Use for 10 to 15 minutes at a time, several times a day.
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs): Over-the-counter (OTC) medicines such as aspirin, ibuprofen, or naproxen can help relieve pain.
  • Corticosteroid medication: Your doctor may inject a corticosteroid at the outside of the elbow to relieve pain and enable you to participate in physical therapy.
  • Physical therapy: A physical therapist will prescribe specific exercises to stretch and strengthen muscles and tendons around the injured elbow. Your PT can also teach you new techniques to handle movements that aggravate your condition.
  • Counterforce brace: This is an elastic band that wraps around the forearm just below the injured elbow. It may relieve symptoms by spreading pressure throughout the arm instead of putting it all on the tendon.
  • Surgery: This is a last resort if other treatment isn't helpful. Your doctor may recommend surgery if your elbow pain doesn't improve after 6 to 12 months of rest and rehab, or if you have a large tear in the tendon.

If you have or think you may be experiencing tennis elbow and at-home treatment is not relieving your pain, make an appointment with one of our orthopedists at a Tucson Orthopaedic Institute office near you.


Tucson Orthopaedic Institute Expands Physical Therapy Access
Tucson Orthopaedic Institute Expands Physical Therapy Access

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute opens a third physical therapy location inside fitness gym, FIT at the River. Starting in January 2017, the new clinic will offer patients additional access to physical therapy treatment.

Open Monday - Friday

Monday, Wednesday (8am-5pm); Tuesday, Thursday (7:30am-3:30pm); Friday (7:30am-12:30pm)

2404 E. River Rd., Bldg. #1

Tucson, AZ 85718

At this location is physical therapist Golsa Lotfioff, PT, DPT. Lotfioff received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2014 and now specializes in outpatient orthopedics, sport medicine rehabilitation, manual therapy, aquatic therapy, and pediatric rehabilitation.

Patients can now benefit from receiving physical therapy treatment in a convenient location for rehabilitation from injury or post-surgery recovery. The FIT at the River clinic provides the same quality of care and comprehensive physical therapy services as all Tucson Orthopaedic Institute physical therapy locations.

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute physical therapy locations also include the Northwest office, 6320 N. La Cholla Blvd, #200; and East office, 2424 N. Wyatt Drive, #130. For scheduling information, call (520) 784-6570 or visit www.tucsonortho.com.


New Office Hours Now Open in Continental Reserve

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute physician, Troy Taduran, DO expands office hours to provide convenient access to specialized orthopaedic care in the Marana community.

Open Mondays & Fridays

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

8333 N. Silverbell Rd., Suite 141

Tucson, AZ 85743

Patients in Marana can now benefit from seeing an orthopaedic specialist for sports related injuries and acute musculoskeletal injuries – no appointment necessary. The Marana clinic provides same-day or walk-in appointments for prompt treatment of orthopaedic injuries. X-ray and casting services also serve patients with all the orthopaedic care needed in one visit.

Troy M. Taduran, DO is a fellowship trained Sports Medicine physician specializing in non-surgical Sports Medicine, Neuromuskuloskeletal Medicine, and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine. Dr. Taduran moved to Tucson in 2014 and is the current team physician for Marana and Mountain View High School. 

Dr. Taduran treats and manages sports-related concussions, and uses Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT) and Regenerative Injection Therapy (RIT) to supplement the healing of musculoskeletal injuries and pain. He says, “My goal is to understand the cause of pain and treat it at its origin using the body’s inherent ability to heal itself.”

Dr. Taduran also sees patients at three of Tucson Orthopaedic Institute’s locations, including St. Mary’s; Northwest, 6320 N. La Cholla Blvd, #200; and Oro Valley, 1521 E. Tangerine Rd., #101. For scheduling information, call (520) 382-8200 or visit www.tucsonortho.com.


Did You Know? 8 Interesting Facts about Physical Therapy
8 Interesting Facts About Physical Therapy

If you have a musculoskeletal injury or condition, physical therapists can help you recover by improving your mobility, reducing your pain, and restoring your function. While this is widely known, here are some interesting things you might not know about physical therapy (PT).

How did it all begin? The profession of physical therapy began during World War I in response to the need to treat injured soldiers. The benefits of PT have since been proven so great that it is now an integral part of strengthening and recovery.

Where do physical therapists work? Besides physician practices like Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, physical therapists can work in a number of other settings, including outpatient clinics, hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, home health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities, work settings, and nursing homes.

What else do physical therapists do? Most people probably associate PT with orthopedic rehabilitation, but there are several other types of physical therapy, including neurologic rehabilitation (e.g., working with stroke patients and spinal cord injuries), acute care, post-operative care, cardiovascular and pulmonary rehab, lymphedema management, pelvic floor therapy, and burn/wound care.

Can physical therapists treat anything other than musculoskeletal disorders? Besides disorders of the bones, muscles, and joints, physical therapists can treat balance problems such as dizziness and vertigo (a dysfunction of the vestibular system in the inner ear), headaches, concussions, jaw pain (such as TMJ), lymphedema, urinary incontinence, COPD and other cardiopulmonary conditions, cerebral palsy, and multiple sclerosis and other neurological disorders.

What kind of credentials do physical therapists have? When physical therapy was first recognized as a profession, PTs only had to have a bachelor’s degree to practice. Today PTs have advanced degrees. Masters degrees became the required norm during the 1990s, while most of today’s PT graduates obtain a doctoral degree (DPT).

Do physical therapists do massage? Physical therapy is a hands-on therapeutic treatment. While PTs are trained in massage, it is not the type of massage you may have received from a massage therapist at a spa. Physical therapists use massage to reduce tightness and improve mobility of the muscle, soft tissue, or joint that is inflamed or in pain. It is typically referred to as manual therapy, manipulation, or mobilization. So massage is part of the therapy process to reduce pain and increase mobility.

How many physical therapists are there? In 2014, there were 210,900 PTs in the US. This number is expected to rise by 34% through 2024. (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Do I need a referral to receive physical therapy? It depends on where you live. Arizona and 21 other states allow unlimited direct access to PT. This means that you can see a physical therapist as often as you want for as long as you want without a referral from a doctor. However, you should check with your health insurance company first to make sure they will reimburse you for your physical therapy sessions.

For orthopedic physical therapy in Tucson, call Tucson Orthopaedic Institute today. We offer physical therapy in East Tucson [(520) 784-6570] and Northwest Tucson [(520) 382-8201]. Contact your preferred location to make an appointment.


Treating Musculoskeletal Headaches
Treating Musculoskeletal Headaches

You know the feeling – the dull ache in your head, the tension in your shoulder, neck, and face muscles. Tension headaches, also known as musculoskeletal headaches for the accompanying muscle aches and pains, are the most common type of headache, affecting most of us at some point in our lives.

A tension headache causes mild to moderate head pain that may spread throughout your neck and shoulders. It may feel like a tight band is wrapped around your head. The muscles in your shoulders, neck, face, and head may feel sore and tender.

The most typical culprit of tension headaches is stress. Other triggers include anxiety, poor posture, lack of sleep, fatigue, eye strain, illness, hunger, or trauma, such as whiplash from an auto accident.

Besides the occasional headache, other types of tension headaches include episodic and chronic.  Episodic tension headaches are those that occur less than 15 days a month, while chronic tension headaches occur more than 15 days each month. This type may last for hours, coming and going over a long period of time.

Most tension headaches can be treated with over-the-counter pain relievers such as ibuprofen. For episodic or chronic tension headaches, you might want to try physical therapy. Physical therapists can employ hands-on techniques such as trigger point therapy or myofascial release to ease the muscular pains that contribute to tension headaches.

A trigger point is a small area in a muscle that is very sensitive to touch or pressure. It can be extremely painful. They most frequently occur in the neck, back, and shoulders. Targeting these trigger points with manual manipulation helps relax the muscle and relieve pain.

Myofascial release is a rehabilitation treatment that can relieve pain and relax muscles and tissue. Muscle tension causes both the muscles and fascia (the smooth tissue that covers muscles) to tighten. Myofascial release is a hands-on technique used by physical therapists to stretch tight and sore areas to relieve pain, restore tissue health, increase motion, and improve function. 

If you have musculoskeletal tension headaches that just won’t go away, make an appointment with one of the skilled physical therapists at Tuscon Orthopaedic Institute. Call East Tucson at (520) 784-6570 or Northwest Tucson at (520) 382-8201.


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Tucson Orthopaedic Institute - East Office
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Tucson, Arizona 85712
Phone: (520) 784-6200
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