The CORE Team

The CORE Institute Team: Top Orthopedic Surgeons

The CORE Institute is the premier center of excellence for orthopedics and orthopedic surgeons.

Our Mission: To continually define the standard of patient care through a commitment to excellence, innovation and learning.

The Center for Orthopedic Research and Education, called The CORE Institute, began practicing in 2005 to fulfill a vision of orthopedic excellence encompassing the entire spectrum of orthopedic sciences. Consistent with our mission, CORE delivers orthopedic surgical care, one patient at a time. Our elite team of physicians and orthopedic surgeons in Phoenix, AZ continue to pioneer research that advances orthopedic knowledge so that we may provide excellence in patient care.

In the operating room and the clinic, CORE orthopedic specialists are setting a new standard of care by fostering a culture of dedication to excellence. Our orthopedic physicians are from the top of their medical schools, the top of their residency classes and all are sub-specialty trained. CORE orthopedic surgeons continue to exemplify what it takes to lead their field while maintaining focus on a philanthropic mission— The CORE values of patient care, dedicated research, community service, and medical education. The CORE team looks forward to treating you and your family while continuing to be leaders in education and research. 

Patient Care: Our first and foremost responsibility is to the patient; to provide state-of-the-art clinical orthopedic care in a courteous, compassionate, expeditious and professional manner. We are a nationally acclaimed center of excellence for orthopedic surgery.

Research: An integral part of providing value to patient care is performing quality research in the basic and clinic sciences. The CORE Institute has established a nationally recognized orthopedic institute with a research focus in molecular biology, biomechanics and motion analysis of musculoskeletal diseases and injuries.

Community Service: The CORE Institute is a cornerstone of support for the communities we serve through outreach programs, education and service projects.

Education: In addition to educating our patients, we are also providing education services to the Sun Health Nursing School, local residency programs, fellows and hospital allied health personnel. Our orthopedic surgeons are national and international speakers and continue to publish journal articles and book chapters. The CORE Institute have some of the best orthopedic surgeons in the industry who can be found training other orthopedic physicians in new surgical techniques.

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We look forward to serving your needs and the needs of the community, every step of the way.

We are affiliated with the following hospitals: 
Banner Boswell Medical Center
Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center
Banner Desert Medical Center
Banner Estrella Medical Center
Banner Thunderbird Medical Center
John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital
Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

Contact The CORE Institute today for more information about our orthopedic surgeons in Phoenix, AZ, download patient forms, find a location, make an appointment and more.