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Dr. Castanon, Ms. Naughton, and Dr. Joseph

Banner — University Medical Center Tucson’s Burn Center receives patient care and training grant

By: Olivia Miltner | May 17, 2022

Banner — University Medical Center Tucson’s Burn Center was recently awarded more than $87,000 to enhance its inpatients and outpatient care and augment training to bring the best of wound care to Southern Arizona.

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Study Shows Amputation, Hospitalization Rates Fell Among Minorities Following Medicaid Expansion

By: Olivia Miltner | May 5, 2022

Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act led to fewer diabetic foot amputations among underserved adults, according to a new study.

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Dr. Son with her colleagues on the helipad.

Alumni Spotlight: Dr. Tiffany Son

By: Jude Sotelo | April 26, 2022

Get to know Tiffany Son, MD, MS, an alumna of the University of Arizona College of Medicine. After completing her general surgery residency with the Department of Surgery in 2021, Dr. Son continued to work at Banner Gateway Medical Center, where she is pursuing her fellowship in minimally invasive, bariatric and advanced gastrointestinal surgery.

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