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Staying Active with Back Pain

July 30, 2014
Don't let a sore back stop you from doing what you enjoy. Dr. Stephen Hanks, spine surgeon, will discuss back injuries and common…
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New Knee Replacement Technology

December 21, 2010
TUCSON - "A new form of knee replacement surgery is helping patients who may have otherwise lost hope of ever being pain free"; as shared…
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Best Surgical Team this Side of Heaven
"I've just completed a total hip replacement with Dr. Jay Katz and his terrific team. From the first phone call to my last visit, Dr. Katz's team treated me with courtesy, kindness and professionalism. They went out of their way to accommodate my unus..."
-  Kathy ‚ Elma
 

 Partially Torn Rotator Cuff

Partially Torn Rotator Cuff may occur as a result of impingement syndrome, where the acromion bone rubs against the rotator cuff tendons. Symptoms of a rotator cuff tear include pain, weakness, and loss of motion in the shoulder. The Sports Medicine experts at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute can diagnose and treat partially torn rotator cuff injuries. Watch the animation below to see the step-by-step repair process.