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Edward P. Petrow, D.O. Joins Tucson Orthopaedic Institute

February 1, 2010
(February 1, 2010 / Tucson AZ) Orthopaedic surgeon Edward P. Petrow, Jr. D.O., has joined Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, a leading provider…
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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.