Tim Martinez, PA-C

Physician Assistant

University Orthopedic Specialists

He is well versed as a surgical first assist in the operating room with years of experience.

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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.


  • “I was a patient of Dr. Kiarash and Dr. Martinez, these gentlemen made the quality of my life better and I am extremely grateful. ”
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  • “I am totally satisfied both with his apparent expertise and commitment.”
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Certifications and Memberships

Insurances accepted

AARP Medicare Complete HMO
AARP Medicare Advantage PPO
Aetna HMO, PPO, EPO, Select, Banner
Aetna Medicare
Alignment Health Medicare Advantage (Amerivantage Caremore)
American Indian Health - AHCCCS
Amerigroup/Amerivantage - Caremore
Amerigroup P3 Health Partners
AZ Complete Health - Complete Care Plan - AHCCCS
AZ Complete Health - Ambetter
Banner University Family Care - AHCCCS
Banner University LTC - AHCCCS
Banner UFC Medicare Advantage - AHCCCS
BCBS Neighborhood Plan
BCBS Federal/Anthem/SW Services
BCBS Medicare/P3/Pathway: M2K/M3V
BCBS Medicare Journey: M3P
Bright Health Plan
Cigna Medicare
Golden Rule - UHC One
Humana HMO, POS, Choice
Humana Medicare
Medicare Part A&B
Medicare RailRoad
Mercy Care ALTCS and DDD - AHCCCS
Mercy Care Medicare Advantage - AHCCCS
Meritain ASBAIT
SCAN Desert Health
Tricare HealthNet Prim/Select
UHC Community Plan - AHCCCS
UHC Dual Complete Medicare - AHCCCS
UHC Choice/Plus/Options PPO
UHC Navigate
UHC Medicare Complete HMO
UHC MC Life1 Optum Care
TriWest VAPC3-VA
Wellcare by AHCCCS
Wellcare by Allwell
Workers Comp - all carriers

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