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What's New in Foot and Ankle Surgery?

November 20, 2014
Learn about the advances in non-surgical and surgical procedures for treatment of foot and ankle conditions like plantar fasciitis,…
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2010 and Prior

Tucson orthopaedic practice sweeps best doctors list.

December 30, 2010
Thirty-one physicians selected to peer-reviewed database of excellence. (Complete article…)…
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Love Tucson Orthopaedic.
"I first saw Dr. Hanks and then was referred to Dr. Allen for a series of epidural injections. I was very impressed with the all the staff I met along the way, and especially with the process for getting the epidurals. Dr. Allen and her staff do a w..."
-  Lew Miller ‚ Tucson
 

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.