A recent study published in The American Journal of Sports Medicine examines the risks factors for overuse injuries in youth athletes. The study by Post et al (2017) compared athletes who exceeded recommended limits for sports participation to athletes who did not. Current recommendations are: Not specializing in one sport Competing less than 8 months/year ParticipatingRead more →
Southwest Orthopaedic Surgery Specialists brings advanced orthopedic medicine to Tucson, AZ. With new technology in joint replacement, arthroscopy and minimally invasive surgery, we provide effective and compassionate care to a diverse group of patients.
If you suffer from a condition that affects your bones, joints or muscles, we know how difficult it can be to get the help you need. Getting seen by a qualified doctor can sometimes take days or even weeks. Musculoskeletal pain or injury often requires immediate attention. The doctors at Southwest Orthopaedic Surgery Specialists see many patients within a 24-hour period. Our team of orthopedic specialists will take the time to diagnose, treat, and refer patients to qualified physicians when needed.
Southwest Orthopaedic Surgery Specialists, PLC.
We are unlike any other orthopedic clinic in Tucson. Our facility is the home of the Southwest Ankle and Foot Center where we provide orthopedic care to patients with lower extremity disorders. We also provide treatment for injured athletes and active patients at our advanced Sports Medicine Center. Our physicians diagnose and treat problems ranging from everyday aches and pains to congenital deformities. We provide advanced orthopedic medicine for broken bones, sprains, dislocations, torn muscles, tendon injuries, arthritis, and many other musculoskeletal diseases.
Providing Advanced Orthopedic Medicine in Tucson, AZ
With state-of-the-art imaging and diagnostic tools, we perform a variety of surgical and non-surgical procedures. Our surgeons use minimally invasive techniques that reduce scar tissue and accelerate healing. We keep up with the latest technology in arthroplasty and have performed many successful joint replacements. Our multi-disciplinary team of surgeons and specialists are advancing the science of orthopedic medicine through continuing education, clinical research and teaching future generations of orthopedic surgeons in Tucson, AZ.