Banner Health acquires orthopedic practice in Glendale


Banner Health announced the acquisition of Phoenix Orthopedic Consultants, a physician practice located in Glendale.

As a result of the acquisition, four orthopedic surgeons and one certified nurse practitioner have joined Banner Health’s medical group, effective Monday. Providers joining Banner Health include: Marc Rosen, MD; Kishore Tipirneni, MD; Jonathan Landsman, MD; Stephen Ripple, MD; and Leslie Johnson, FNP-C.

The providers will practice out of two office locations in the West Valley and will perform surgeries at Banner Health surgery centers and Banner Thunderbird Medical Center.

“We are thrilled to have these prominent and well-respected community providers join our employed medical group,” said Patrick Rankin, MD, chief executive officer of Banner Medical Group. “This group has been serving the West Valley community for more than forty years, and we look forward to having them continue this great care with Banner Health.”

The providers will begin seeing patients on Sunday after completing their Banner orientation this week. To schedule an appointment, call 602-298-8888.

Clinic locations include: 5757 W. Thunderbird Road, Ste. W310, Glendale, and 18699 N. 67th Ave., Ste. 120, Glendale.