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"This was my first appointment with Tucson Orthopaedic Institute. I was impressed with the organization and insignificant wait times from checking in throughout my appointment. I was moved from vitals check to x-ray to exam room efficiently with sho..."
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Upcoming Events

More Health Lectures Coming Soon in the Winter

December 31, 2014
Please check back to find out about Orthopaedic Health Lectures. …

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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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Wednesday Dec 31, 2014

Health Lecture

More Health Lectures Coming Soon in the Winter

  • Location: Locations throughout Southern Arizona
  • Time: Times and Dates To Be Announced

Please check back to find out about Orthopaedic Health Lectures.

Wednesday Jan 07, 2015

Community Event

Find Relief to Common Elbow and Shoulder Pain

  • Speaker: Christopher Stevens, MD
  • Registration: Recommended – Seating Limited
  • Location: Green Valley East Social Center
  • Address: 7 S. Abrego Drive, Green Valley, AZ 85614
  • Time: 9:00 AM

Christopher Stevens, M.D. is Tucson Orthopaedic Institute's newest fellowship trained upper extremity surgeon specializing in conditions from the shoulder to fingertips. For this health seminar, he will discuss common conditions such as shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff tear, tennis elbow, and other nerve compression syndromes. Learn about non-surgical and surgical treatment options for pain relief. Dr. Stevens will also introduce the use and benefits of performing ultrasound in-office for both ...

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.