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Upcoming Events

Robotic Knee Resurfacing

October 23, 2014
Join Kevin Bowers, M.D., Tucson Orthopaedic Institute surgeon, for a FREE seminar to learn how partial knee resurfacing can reduce or…

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We know you enjoy an active lifestyle living in sunny Arizona.  An aching back or painful joints shouldn't keep you from whatever you love to do in life.

That's why Tucson Orthopaedic Institute is dedicated to providing health education on a variety of orthopaedic topics.  At our free health lectures a highly qualified orthopaedic sub-specialist will explain common conditions and treatment options, including minimally-invasive and non-surgical procedures, in their area of expertise.   Often members of our team attend local health education forums where we offer information, presentations and/or screenings.

Check the events calendar below on a regular basis as new lectures and events are added frequently.   (You can see all events per month, or search for a specific date.)


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Thursday Oct 23, 2014

Health Lecture

Robotic Knee Resurfacing

  • Speaker: Kevin Bowers, M.D.
  • Registration: Recommended – Seating Limited
  • Location: Oro Valley Hospital
  • Address: 1551 E. Tangerine Rd., Oro Valley, Arizona 85755
  • Time: 5:30 PM

Join Kevin Bowers, M.D., Tucson Orthopaedic Institute surgeon, for a FREE seminar to learn how partial knee resurfacing can reduce or eliminate knee pain and get you back faster to doing the activities you love. Dr. Bowers will discuss a new technique, using robotic technology, for relieving knee pain caused by osteoarthritis. He will explain the advantages to this technique, as well as who may be eligible to have this procedure.   Dr. Bowers will allow time at the end fro question...

Thursday Oct 30, 2014

Community Event

Surgeons vs. Chefs

  • Registration: $5 per adult - includes 2 drink tickets & 1 raffle ticket. Kids under 12 are FREE
  • Location: Embassy Suites Tucson - Paloma Village
  • Address: 3110 E. Skyline Dr. (Campbell Ave.), Tucson, AZ 85718
  • Time: 6:00 - 8:30 PM
  • Visit Website

Celebrate the magic and mischief of Halloween and enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and beverages, children's activities, a raffle and a live auction for the carved pumpkins.   TucsonOrtho Surgeons are once again putting their skills to the test and taking on local Chefs to carve unique, one of a kind pumpkins to be auctioned off. This is a fun-filled Halloween celebration for adults and kids of all ages with activities and raffles throughout the night.   Ticket Information: ... Visit Website

For more information on any of these topics or if your organization is interested in scheduling a lecture with our physicians, please contact communications@tucsonortho.com or 784-6329.