University Orthopedic Specialists
Non-Operative and Operative Management of Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis
Primary & Revision Hip Arthroplasty
Diagnostic and Therapeutic injections
Tim is a born and raised Tucsonan and United States Marine Corps Infantry Veteran. Following his four years of service he received an honorable discharge and attended the University of Arizona where he earned a bachelor’s degree in physiology and a minor in chemistry. Tim furthered his education and attended graduate school at Touro University in the San Francisco Bay area where he earned dual Master’s degrees in both Physician Assistant studies and Public Health.
Tim’s orthopedic interests include non-operative and operative fracture management as well as prevention and treatment of osteoarthritis. He is well versed as a surgical first assist in the operating room with years of experience. Tim is competent with inpatient and outpatient etiquette, patient specific post-operative rehabilitation protocols, wound care, common fracture management and performing diagnostic and therapeutic injections.
During his downtime, Tim enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, playing basketball, firearms, camping, hiking and watching sports.
Tim genuinely cares about his patients and their success. He strives to deliver highly effective evidence-based solutions in effort to restore his patients desired level of activity and quality of life.
- BCBS Medicare Advantage
- BCBS Neighborhood
- Care1st/ ONECare
- Care More
- Health Choice/ Health Choice Generations
- Health Net
- Health Net Tricare
- Health Net Ambetter
- Humana Medicare “Humana Gold”
- Mercy Care Plan/ Mercy Care Advantage (Medicare)
- University Family Care (UFC)/ UFC Advantage (Medicare)*
- United Health Care (UHC)/ Pacificare
- UHC Military & Veterans (Tricare)
- UHC Community Care (APIPA)/ APIPA Medicare
* pending credentialing / contracting
- Hip Injections
- Knee Injections
- Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty
- Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty