Academic Medicine

Academic Medicine Difference

At the center of Banner – University Medicine is patient care, research and teaching. Included in Banner – University Medicine is Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, Banner – University Medical Center South, Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center, the University of Arizona Cancer Center, physician clinics and a health plan division. When you choose an academic medical center, you are experiencing the future of medicine today.

The Banner – University Medicine Institutes are aimed at providing convenient access to highly coordinated teams of world-class experts, all under one roof. Located on the campus of Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, these institutes bring together signature clinical programs that deliver high-value, coordinated and specialized clinical care. The variety of centers within each institute, along with the high level of expertise of our physicians and providers, mean that patients and their families can find all the sub-specialty care they need in one location.

Clinical Trials

The University of Arizona, in coordination with Banner's University Medicine, conducts a variety of research studies and clinical trials to support a commitment to improving patient care. As a patient at Banner's University Medical Center, you may be eligible to participate, meaning you'll have access to new treatments which may not be available to the public yet.

Collaborative Care

When you're a patient in one of our hospitals or clinics, your care is coordinated by a multidisciplinary team of medical professionals. This means that experts in a variety of areas come together to discuss your condition and determine the best plan of care, customized to your specific needs.

Learn more about the University of Arizona College of Medicine.

Advanced Care In Your Area

1111 E McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85006

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is well-known for its focus on clinical care, research activities and nurturing of future medical professionals. Patients with complex to common conditions are cared for while moms-to-be deliver babies here because of our high-risk obstetrics offerings. Specialty services include heart care, lung disease treatment, organ transplantation, orthopedics, rehabilitation and concussion care. We are also a Level I Trauma Center.

Collaboration with the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix physicians care for you at the bedside and contribute to medical discoveries thanks to collaboration with the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix.

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