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Running: Shoes, supports and symptoms

January 31, 2015
Run Together, Run Well  Bring your weekend running group to The Core at La Encantada for your weekend run. We're hosting the running…
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2010 and Prior

Tucson Orthopaedic Institute Surgeons Provide Medical Aid in Haiti

January 25, 2010
Surgeons Eric. P. Anctil, Russell G. Cohen, and Joel R. Goode are responding to the call for desperately needed orthopaedic care for the…
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Testimonials

Kudos to Dr. Hanks and staff
"Just a note to compliment Dr Hanks and his very professional and caring staff. Socorro has been exceptionally kind, although I must say I encounter the same treatment from all staff. Dr Hanks is patient, explains and answers any and all questions as ..."
-  Ann, Tucson, Az ‚ Oro Valley
 

Distal radius fracture repair

A Distal Radius Fracture Repair is performed at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute to stabilize a fracture in the radius (larger of the two forearm bones) that occurs near the wrist. Once realigning the broken radius, a Elbow, Hand, & Shoulder surgeon positions a metal plate against the bone and anchors it with screws to stabilize the fracture. By clicking on the animation below, you will find more information about this procedure.