Specializing in total joint replacement since 1985, Dr. David J. Martin is widely considered the premiere specialist for knee & hip replacement in Southern Arizona.

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Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. David J. Martin is accepting new patients at this office.


7444 N. La Cholla Blvd., Tucson, AZ 85741-2306

Office Hours

  Open Lunch Close

Office Details

Doctor Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Practice Specialty Orthopedic Surgery
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  

  • CareMore
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • Other

About Dr. Martin
Dr. Martin


Dr. David J. Martin. Dr. Martin is widely considered the premiere specialist in the total joint replacement of knees and hips in Southern Arizona. Dr. Martin is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery.  Dr. Martin has been named Top Doctor by Tucson Lifestyle for the past four years. 

Dr. Martin graduated from the College of Idaho and continued his education at Northwestern University, where he completed both medical school and his residency. He moved from Chicago to Tucson in 1981, and has been a solo practitioner since 1988. Dr. Martin was one of the first doctors in the country to utilize computer-assisted surgical techniques for the placement of joints. He enjoys painting, sailing, and archery. Dr. Martin and his wife have been married for over thirty years and have two wonderful children together. 

Dr. Martin speaks monthly about total joint replacement at the La Paloma Urgent Care classroom at 4001E. Sunrise, Tucson AZ, 85718. The building is just north of Hacienda del Sol Rd. and is between Catalina Foothills High School and La Encantada Mall. Please call our office for Dr. Martin's seminar schedule. 


Services & Procedures

  • Joint Replacement

Special Interests  

  • Total Joint Replacement

Education & Training  

Hospital Affiliations

  • Northwest Medical Center

Languages Spoken  

  • English

Dr. Martin's Medicare Fee‑for‑Service Data (2014)  

Please Note: The information displayed below is sourced from the 2014 Medicare Physician and Other Supplier National Provider Identifier (NPI) Aggregate Report. It's important to remember that the statistics below are not inclusive of all patients treated by Dr. Martin, but only those who participate in Medicare.

  • Doctor participates in Medicare?: Yes 
  • Number of HCPCS Codes: 23 
  • Number of Services: 1183 
  • Medical Suppress Indicator:  
  • Number of HCPCS Associated With Medical Services: 22 
  • Number of Medical Services: 1091 
  • Number of Medicare Patients with Medical Services: 418 
  Medicare Patient Demographics
  • Total Number of Medicare Patients: 418 
  • Average Age of Medicare Patients: 74 
  • Number of Patients Under Age 65: 16 
  • Number of Patients Age 65 to 74: 207 
  • Number of Patients Age 75 to 84: 161 
  • Number of Patients Over Age 84: 34 
  • Number of Female Patients : 235 
  • Number of Male Patients: 183 
  • Number of Non-Hispanic White Patients: 392 
  • Number of Black or African American Patients: 0 
  • Number of Asian Pacific Islander Patients: 0 
  • Number of Hispanic Patients: 15 
  • Number of American Indian/Alaska Native Patients: 0 
  • Number of Patients with Race Not Elsewhere Classified: 0 
  • Number of Patients with Medicare Only Entitlement: 0 
  • Number of Patients with Medicare & Medicaid Entitlement: 0 
  Medicare Patient Condition Demographics
  • Percent of Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: 12% 
  • Percent of Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease or Dementia: 4% 
  • Percent of Patients with Asthma: 13% 
  • Percent of Patients with Cancer: 13% 
  • Percent of Patients with Heart Failure: 9% 
  • Percent of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease: 17% 
  • Percent of Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: 10% 
  • Percent of Patients with Depression: 18% 
  • Percent of Patients with Diabetes: 19% 
  • Percent of Patients with Hyperlipidemia: 55% 
  • Percent of Patients with Hypertension (High Blood Pressure): 61% 
  • Percent of Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease: 25% 
  • Percent of Patients with Osteoporosis: 8% 
  • Percent of Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis / Osteoarthritis: 75% 
  • Percent of Patients with Schizophrenia / Other Psychotic Disorders: 0% 
  • Percent of Patients with Stroke: 0% 
  Medicare Payments Data
  • Total Submitted Charge Amount: $379,973.78 
  • Total Medicare Allowed Amount: $326,543.42 
  • Total Medicare Payment Amount: $248,926.55 
  • Total Medicare Standardized Payment Amount: $265,168.06 
  • Total Medical Submitted Charge Amount: $379,604.78 
  • Total Medical Medicare Allowed Amount: $326,285.03 
  • Total Medical Medicare Payment Amount: $248,727.96 
  • Total Medical Medicare Standardized Payment Amount: $264,969.47 
  Medicare Prescription Drug Data
  • Drug Suppress Indicator: n/a 
  • Number of HCPCS Associated With Drug Services: 1 
  • Number of Drug Services: 92 
  • Number of Medicare Beneficiaries With Drug Services: 58 
  • Total Drug Submitted Charge Amount: $369.00 
  • Total Drug Medicare Allowed Amount: $258.39 
  • Total Drug Medicare Payment Amount: $198.59 
  • Total Drug Medicare Standardized Payment Amount: $198.59 

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