Russell G. Cohen, MD
University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Cohen is an experienced physician with over 25 years dedicated to his field. Dr. Cohen is also an annual participant of "Operation Walk," a volunteer medical humanitarian organization. To learn more and to get involved, visit http://www.operationwalk.org/.
Minimally Invasive Hip and Knee Replacement; Direct Superior Total Hip Replacement; MAKO® Robotic Total Hip Replacement; MAKO® Robotic Partial and Total Knee Replacement; Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty - Learn more about MAKO.
Residency – Orthopaedic Surgery - University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ
Fellowship – Adult Reconstructive Surgery - Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Hospital, Chicago, IL
Affiliations – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Arizona Orthopaedic Society
Pima County Medical Society
Recognized as Top Doctor – 2007-2018
Juan Prieto, PA-C, ATC
- MPAS: Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
- BS: Athletic Training, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL
- Board Certified Physician Assistant
- Board Certified Athletic Trainer
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Meet Dr. Russell Cohen - Joint Replacement Specialist
Ronnie's Story of Hip Replacement with Dr. Cohen
TOTAL KNEE - AAHKS live Mako surgery with Dr. Cohen
I met with Dr. Russell Cohen yesterday, regarding a right knee replacement at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute. I was impressed with Dr. Cohen and came away feeling I made the right choice. However, I was not very hopeful for a quick surgery date after I learned my insurer would take some time to process my surgery paperwork. Dr. Cohen's scheduler, Rachel... Read More
I would like to express my gratitude to Dr. Cohen and the staff at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute, through Operation Walk. I have been given a new lease on life with the new hip replacement. Thank you to everyone there that donated their time and gave their care for my new hip. Words can't express how I feel... thank you, thank... Read More
Just wanted to give an update, it’s been 7 months since my hip replacement with Dr. Cohen and his team. I just want to say thank you…there has been no pain and I'm doing things I haven't done in 15 years. I played softball last Thursday and it was fantastic. Thank you again!
After years of suffering with a bad hip I finally made an appointment with Dr. Cohen. As a nurse I had seen his work and was impressed. He was kind and patient with my husband and me, and answered all our questions fully. I had a total hip done and the next day went home!! I could not believe it,... Read More
…my surgeon, Dr. Russell Cohen…I can't praise him enough. I was well-prepared for the surgery itself. Everything was spelled out and all my concerns were addressed. Dr. Cohen was very thorough but also accessible; I felt he really listened to all my questions and concerns. Thank you, thank you for your wonderful care.
Source: Inside Tucson Business published on May 26, 2017 Written by Logan Burtch-Buss Photo Credit to Eric Suhm When Tucson resident Melissa Anderson underwent her first full knee replacement surgery in 2010, she said the painful rehabilitation process lasted three months. Roughly...Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Feb. 27, 2017 Contact: Jim Marten Communications Team, Tucson Medical Center (520) 324‐4390 email@example.com Tucson Orthopaedic Institute and Tucson Medical Center announce Tucson’s first total‐knee replacement surgeries using the Mako Robotic Arm Assisted Technology TUCSON, Arizona...Read More
Source: KVOA 4 Your Health published on August 22, 2016 Written by John Overall TUCSON - The first hip replacement surgery was performed in 1960. Now, more than 300,000 total hip replacements are performed each year in the United States. Dr. Russell...Read More
Tucson man is one of 10 patients who will receive total joint replacement surgery as part of a nationwide program TUCSON, Ariz. – On Friday, Dec. 6, 10 patients from around Southern Arizona will receive the joint replacement surgery they...Read More
This November, Tucson Orthopaedic Institute surgeon, Luis Piedrahita, MD, returned to Ecuador with a team of volunteers to provide orthopaedic treatment to underprivileged patients. The humanitarian effort was set up by Dr. Piedrahita; this was the second year he organized...Read More
Russell Cohen, MD, Tucson Orthopaedic Institute hip and knee surgeon, developed a program to provide free total joint replacement surgeries to local underserved patients with debilitating hip or knee arthritis. This is the first program of its kind in Tucson...Read More