Banner – University Medicine Welcomes PCPs, Specialists to Green Valley

Please welcome:

Jeffrey Maudlin, MD
Primary care physician and University of Arizona clinical assistant professor of Family Medicine

Dr. Maudlin has joined the Green Valley office fulltime. He is a graduate of the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and completed his residency in family practice at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. He is certified by the American Board of Family Practice and has served as the Chief of Staff at the El Rio Neighborhood Community Health Center and Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital in Nogales.

As a Family Medicine physician, Dr. Maudlin takes a strong interest in treating the entire family, from newborns to seniors. In November he will be joined by Family Medicine nurse practitioner Patricia Estep, CFNP.

In addition, the following physician specialists, based at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, will make regular visits to the Green Valley clinic for the convenience of Southern Arizona residents:

Kapil Lotun, MD
Cardiologist and UA professor of Medicine

Dr. Lotun is director of the Structural Heart Disease Program and Vascular Medicine at Banner – UMC Tucson and also is director of the hospital’s Cardiac Catheterization Lab.

He specializes in all aspects of heart care, interventional cardiology, vascular medicine and valvular disease.

Ranjith Shetty, MD
Cardiologist and UA assistant professor of Medicine

Dr. Shetty is associate director of the Structural Heart Disease Program and the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Program.

He specializes in hypertension, preventive cardiology, valvular disease, women's cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, peripheral vascular disease and vascular medicine.

Craig Weinkauf, MD, PhD
Vascular surgeon and UA assistant professor of Surgery

Dr. Weinkauf treats patients with vascular disease, such as aortic aneurysms, carotid artery stenosis, peripheral arterial disease and venous and lymphatic disease.

His research interests include identifying markers for stroke risk associated carotid artery disease and the use of advanced imaging to diagnose and better understand vascular disease in the brain, abdomen and legs.

Drs. Lotun, Shetty and Weinkauf are all members of the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center.

David Tzou, MD
Urologist and UA assistant professor of Surgery

Dr. Tzou specializes in endourology and robot-assisted surgery, offering minimally invasive techniques to treat complex urinary disorders.

He also provides the latest treatments for general urinary problems, kidney stones, and prostate and kidney cancer.

Allison Rottman, DPM and Vlad Sauciuc, DPM
Podiatrists and UA clinical assistant professors of Surgery

Dr. Rottman specializes in limb salvage, wound care and foot and ankle surgery.

Dr. Sauciuc specializes in foot and ankle surgery and reconstructive surgery.

These clinicians join several Banner – University Medical Group clinicians already seeing patients in Green Valley, including:

Hope Goodman, DNP, Family Medicine nurse practitioner
John Heusinkveld, MD, Gynecology and Urogynecology
James McClenathan, MD, General Surgery
Kelly Stevens, FNP, Family Medicine nurse practitioner
Bruce Stewart, MD, Otolaryngology
Hannah Tiu, MD, Nephrology
Gerald Wolff, MD, Cardiology

To make an appointment to see any of these specialists in Green Valley, please call 520-694-3030.

About Banner – University Medical Center Tucson and South

Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, nationally ranked as a Best Hospital by U.S. News and World Report, and Banner – University Medical Center South, are part of Banner – University Medicine, a premier academic medical network. These institutions are academic medical centers for the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. Included on the two campuses are Diamond Children's Medical Center and many specialty clinics. The two academic medical centers are part of Arizona-based Banner Health, one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country, with 28 hospitals in six states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Wyoming. For more information, visit or

Release Date: 
10/01/2018 - 7:30am
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