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Arizona Community Surgeons


With offices throughout Tucson



In multiple surgical specialties



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  • "Thank you so much for your kindness, smiles, and empathy."

    Kim P.
  • "As a family member of someone in the medical profession, I know the value of a day off! Your willingness to load your entire family into the car for an examination and then return later for surgery went above and beyond the call! I have been fortunate to have been treated by the best!"

    Jill M.
  • "Besides being a skilled surgeon, you are also a nice person. That's important!"

    Warren W.
  • "Thank you for your kindness and support through this difficult time. You are a great doctor."

    Terry E.
  • "I forgot what it feels like to sleep or enjoy every day without regurg. It's amazing how I feel now and how miserable I felt one year ago." 

  • "I couldn't believe I had a surgery. You are on my "A" list."

    Jeri D.
  • "Your care before, during, and after surgery has been great and that has meant so much to me."

    Vicki S.
  • "I feel 100% better since you removed my gallbladder. Thank you for making me feel human again."

    Julia C.
  • "I am pleased from start to finish with my husband's lap chole...Dr. Favre, it has always been a pleasure working with you." 

    Brandi B.
  • "We appreciated your grace and dignity in helping us. We thank you deeply for your beautiful humanity."

    Audrey H.
  • "You were so kind to examine me, respond to my questions, and ease my concerns. You took time to minister to me, although I was not your patient."

    Jackie A.
  • "Thanks for being the outstanding doctor and surgeon you are."

  • "You are very considerate of your patients and that means so much to know your doctor does care!"

    Yvonne L.
  • "I know you see hundreds of patients referred to you, every month...perhaps they don't all say thank you, so I am stating it for all of them --and me too!"

  • "All of my...comrades are amazed you went over the other guys previous scars and left none. Thank you!"

  • "I appreciate the amount of time you spent with me. I healed so easily and with less pain than my previous repair attempts." 

    Sarah M.
  • "I have had a few surgeries, but, you are by far the best. You will always have a special place in my heart for your kindness."

    Stacy M.
  • "Thank you for taking such wonderful care of me during my breast cancer episode. You are not only an excellent surgeon, but a kind and empathetic person. You helped me in so many ways."

    Sue A.
  • "Your skills technically and so importantly, professionally and as a healer, made all the difference for me in my recovery."

  • "Thank you Dr. Favre for being a competent, conscientious and compassionate person and doctor."

  • "You are a very good surgeon --who obviously cares about your patients. Your bedside manner is exemplary!"

    Mary Jane F.
  • "I appreciate the precious time you spent visiting me at the hospital and seeing to my recovery."

    Yvonne L.

Arizona Community Surgeons West Campus

Arizona Community Surgeons has physicians on the West side of Tucson to serve patients with their general and orthopedic surgery needs. The providers at the West Campus also see patients in Nogales and Green Valley.

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Southern Arizona Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery

Southern Arizona Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery offers laparoscopic general and bariatric surgery. Our comprehensive weight loss surgery program was the first in Southern Arizona to offer minimally invasive techniques for weight loss surgery and is a nationally accredited Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence.

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Arizona Orthopedics Joint Replacement & Sports Medicine Center 

Arizona Orthopedics Joint Replacement & Sports Medicine Center's goal is to deliver the highest standards of orthopedic care to each patient. Our orthopedic services range from joint replacement, hand surgery, arthroscopic sports medicine and fracture management to adult and pediatric trauma.

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Southern Arizona Orthopedics

Southern Arizona Orthopedics is a full-service orthopedics group with 7 providers to serve you. Our fellowship trained orthopedic specialists can diagnose and treat even the most complicated orthopedic conditions

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Hess and Sandeen Plastic Surgery

Hess & Sandeen Plastic Surgery

Hess & Sandeen Plastic Surgery has 2 board certified plastic surgeons who offer a full complement of cosmetic procedures including face lifts, tummy tucks, body sculpting after weight loss, breast augmentation and liposuction. In addition they offer a wide range of reconstructive procedures including breast reconstruction, skin cancer surgery and hand surgery.

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Southwestern Surgery Associates

Southwestern Surgery Associates has 10 providers offering specialized surgical care. In addition to performing general surgery, individual surgeons sub-specialize in areas of expertise such as colorectal, thyroid, lung, breast, various cancers, reflex (GERD), hernias, hepato-pancreato-biliary, and advanced robotic and laparoscopic surgeries.

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The Institute for Plastic Surgery

The Institute for Plastic Surgery consists of 2 board certified plastic surgeons that specialize in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery of the highest quality. They provide a long list of services that range from breast augmentation, liposuction and facial refinement to cleft lip and palate repair, spider veins and skin cancer treatments.

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Tucson Surgical Specialists

Tucson Surgical Specialists has 2 board certified general surgeons who are dedicated to providing personal, compassionate care. They perform a broad spectrum of operations, including laparoscopic surgery, gallbladder, hernia, reflux (GERD), thyroid, parathyroid, colon, rectal and breast surgery.

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University Orthopedic Specialists

At University Orthopedic Specialists, the goal is to provide the highest quality of care in the most convenient manner possible. You will find our orthopedic care to be outstanding and our staff friendly and helpful. We invite you to our clinic to discover the highest level of care we provide - utilizing many of the newest technologies from digital x-rays to computer aided surgery.

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ACS News

Arizona Community Surgeons Welcomes 3 New Orthopedic Providers

Dr. Preston J. Smith joined Arizona Orthopedic Joint Replacement and Sports Medicine on September 1st. If you are interested in scheduling an appointment with him, please call (520)881-2600

Dr. Preston J. Smith is an orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in arthroscopy and sports medicine.  He finished his B.S. at Brigham Young University, graduating summa cum laude, the highest level of distinction achievable.  For medical school, he attended The Ohio State University, where he also completed an accelerated year of graduate coursework in the Master of Health Administration (MHA) program.  He then completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the prestigious Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas, followed by a fellowship in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine at New Mexico Orthopaedics, the premier private orthopedic group of New Mexico.
He has interest in arthroscopy and sports medicine, as well as knee, hip, and shoulder replacement, including partial knee replacement.  He also enjoys general orthopedic trauma and fracture care for patients of all ages.
Dr. Smith believes in treating every patient like a family member, and patients appreciate his personable and compassionate approach to medicine while offering the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment options.  As multigenerational Arizona natives, Dr. Smith and his wife are excited to be back home to raise their children close to grandparents and cousins.

Dr. Jordan Smith joins University Orthopedic Specialist on October 1st with a specialty of Orthopedic Trauma.  If you are interested in scheduling an appointment at University Orthopedic Specialists, please call (520)321-9850

Dr. Smith is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with subspecialty interest and training in pelvic and lower extremity arthroplasty and reconstruction, as well and management of complex orthopedic trauma, non-union management, and complications of trauma in children and adults.  He is an educator, researcher, and associate professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Arizona.  Dr. Smith graduated with Honors from the University of Washington School Of Medicine in 2003, and has completed fellowship training in orthopedic trauma, as well as visiting fellowships in Germany and Japan.
He has been in practice since 2009 and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Fellow of the American Orthopedic Association, and member of the American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons, as well as an instructor for AO North America.  
Dr. Smith’s current research focus includes application of novel 3-D printed bone scaffolds and stem cells for treatment of large bone defects.  He will be travelling to Honduras in January of 2018 as part of a service mission treating people without access to health care.  Dr. Smith takes pride in treating his patients as he would himself or his family. 

Tim Martinez, PA joins University Orthopedic Specialists on October 1st. If you are interested in scheduling an appointment at University Orthopedic Specialists, please call (520)321-9850

Tim is a born and raised Tucsonan and United States Marine Corps Infantry veteran. Following his honorable discharge, he attended the University of Arizona where he earned a bachelor’s degree in physiology and a minor in chemistry. Tim went to graduate school at Touro University in the San Francisco Bay area and earned dual Masters 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 ultrasound-guided diagnostic and therapeutic injections.
During his downtime, Tim enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, playing basketball, firearms, camping, hiking and watching football and basketball.
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. 

A Multi-Speciality Surgical Group Serving Tucson, Arizona

Welcome to Arizona Community Surgeons, PC. We are a multi-specialty surgical group serving Tucson and surrounding communities in Southern Arizona. Our surgeons include general, colorectal, breast, oncologic, endocrine, thoracic, bariatric, orthopedic, pediatric orthopedic, hand, plastic and reconstructive surgeons. With over 40 surgeons and other clinical providers to choose from, Arizona Community Surgeons has a surgical specialist who is right for you.

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Arizona Community Surgeons, PC

P.O Box 13627
Tucson, AZ 85732
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