Dr. Lisa Truchan, MD

Dr. Lisa Truchan, MD

Orthopedic Trauma Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Lisa Truchan, MD is an orthopedic trauma surgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1998 and specializes in orthopedic trauma surgery and orthopedic surgery.

707 N Alvernon Way Ste 205

Tucson, AZ 85711

Contact Information

(520) 694-8024

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Truchan performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 98% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Truchan's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Truchan "I strive to provide my patients with the highest quality of care. I believe in maintaining open lines of communication with patients and their families to keep them actively involved in their care and recovery. My areas of expertise include adult and pediatric trauma/fractures as well as post-traumatic reconstruction of deformities and treatment of trauma related complications."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Extremity Malunions
  • Extremity Nonunion
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Knee Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

22  Procedures

  • Closed Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Open Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Detroit Rec Hospital and University Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Detroit Rec Hospital and University Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Vanderbilt University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Truchan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Truchan's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Truchan to family and friends
11 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Truchan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Was fortunate to be ref. to h er after an unfortunate accident. Her and entire staff are wonderful. The person you would want taking care of you when you're in pain and require a good trauma DR. Marta Corona
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Great doc, would recommend to anyone
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Excellent bedside manner. Needed her help while on vacation from Minnesota. She took excellent care of me!
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Stay away.... Not a trauma doctor
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