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Surgeons vs. Chefs

October 30, 2014
Celebrate the magic and mischief of Halloween and enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres and beverages, children's activities, a raffle and a…
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2010 and Prior

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…
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Testimonials

Pain Free - Thanks to Dr. Hanks and Mario
"I first met Dr. Hanks and Mario a couple years ago. My first reaction was "wow" this Dr. is not talking surgery. He explained to my husband and myself that we were going to take a conservative approach, and we would try injections. Over a course of t..."
-  Glenda Wolfer ‚ 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.