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2010 and Prior

TOI Docs in Haiti Helping Fix Broken Bones

January 29, 2010
Tucson Docs in Haiti Helping Fix Broken Bones - Nation Desperate for Medical Help, so TOI Docs Step Up.…
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Testimonials

Thank You, Dr. Prickett and Sonny
"Recently, I had a total shoulder replacement performed by Dr. Prickett with Sonny Raths, PA assisting. In less than 24 hours, I was totally pain free and able to begin my P.T. You two ROCK! This was my third shoulder surgery, but my first replacem..."
-  Lolly D. ‚ Casa Grande
 

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.