Scott V. Slagis, MD

Medical School

Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Board Certified

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery; American Board of Internal Medicine

M.D. License

Arizona, California, Florida


English, Spanish, Italian

A double board-certified physician, Dr. Slagis brings his high level experience to a broad spectrum of musculoskeletal injuries and problems. His diverse skills translate into more complete care for patients of all ages.


Orthopaedic Surgery - Total Joint Replacement, Shoulder/Knee Arthroscopy

Residency – (1) Internal Medicine - Los Angeles County Medical Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
(2) Orthopaedic Surgery - University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ

Affiliations – American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (Fellow)

Recognized as Top Doctor – 2013-2016

Additional Locations – Dr. Slagis visits our satellite clinics in both Bisbee and Douglas. For additional questions, or to schedule an appointment contact the Bisbee location at (520)432-6560 or the Douglas location at (520)364-7659.

Support Team

Philip Olona, PA-C


  • BS in Medicine, Physician Assistant Program, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI


  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)


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Ligament Repair Helps Young Soccer Star…TWICE

Michelle Ocariza ran toward the soccer ball. The defender, wanting the same thing, collided with her so forcefully that the 16-year-old player fell to the ground. Her knee had given out. She was carried off the field in agony, but would eventually find her way to Dr. Scott Slagis at Tucson Orthopaedic Institute.