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Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery

October 15, 2015
Do you suffer from hip or knee pain? Do you want to gain a better understanding of how surgery can relieve this pain? Then join orthopaedic…

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New knee replacement done at St. Mary's

December 3, 2010
TUCSON - Knee replacement is a common surgery these days. Now a Tucson doctor is using technology he says makes placement of an artificial…


My Experience was Wonderful
"I fractured my right wrist on July 4th. EVERYONE at TucsonOrtho was wonderful. Joleen Cox, NP and Dr. Shapiro were wonderful. The cast tech was the absolute BEST. My arm was swollen and he had to remove one cast and put on another... He is fast, ..."
-  Cathy ‚ Tucson

Arthroscopic Debridement of the Elbow

Elbow surgery, or Arthroscopic Debridement of the Elbow, allows a physician to examine the cartilage, bones, ligaments, and tendons of the elbow for signs of damage or disorders. Using an arthroscope through a series of small incisions, a Tucson Orthopaedic Institute Elbow, Hand, & Shoulder surgeon can diagnose and repair bones spurs, and loose or damaged cartilage. For more details about this procedure, click on the animation below.