June 3, 2022

New Physician Joins Steward Medical Group’s Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Practice

TEMPE, AZ – Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital and Steward Medical Group (SMG) are proud to welcome John Vanderhoof, M.D., to the Steward Medical Group’s Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Center at its Tempe location. 

“We are excited to have Dr. Vanderhoof joining our group,” said Alicia Raschillo, Senior Practice Director with Steward Medical Group. “Dr. Vanderhoof brings years of experience and specialized training to our team at the Steward Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center. Dr. Vanderhoof’s areas of specialty are hand surgery, minimally invasive orthopedic adult and pediatric fracture care, as well as general orthopedics.”

Dr. Vanderhoof is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Upon earning his B.S. Degree in Biology/Physiology from the University of Maryland in 1993 and earning his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in 1998, he completed an orthopedic surgery residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, where he scored in the 99th percentile on the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Board Examination.

Dr. Vanderhoof is a recognized expert in the field of orthopedic surgery, being the recipient of numerous awards including the Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Michael Leavitt's Distinguished Service Award. He specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic adult and pediatric fracture care, hand surgery, and general orthopedics. 

Dr. Vanderhoof has clinic hours in the Steward Medical Group’s Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Center offices located in the medical office building on the Tempe St. Luke's Hospital’s campus (1492 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85281) in Suite 113. He is accepting new patients. If you ‘d like to make an appointment you can call 602-553-3113 or visit: and search for Dr. Vanderhoof.


About Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital
Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is a 74-bed, full-service hospital that has been caring for families and residents in the community since 1944. Located in the heart of Tempe, the hospital is centrally located and offers a full range of high-quality services to serve our diverse and dynamic community. Our team is committed to providing excellent care in a friendly community hospital environment. Tempe St. Luke’s Hospital is accredited by DNV Healthcare, a worldwide leader in quality management.

About Steward Health Care System:
Nearly a decade ago, Steward Health Care System emerged as a different kind of health care company designed to usher in a new era of wellness. One that provides our patients better, more proactive care at a sustainable cost, our providers unrivaled coordination of care, and our communities greater prosperity and stability.

As the country’s largest physician-led, tax paying, integrated health care system, our doctors can be certain that we share their interests and those of their patients. Together we are on a mission to revolutionize the way health care is delivered - creating healthier lives, thriving communities and a better world.

Steward is among the nation’s largest and most successful accountable care organizations (ACO), with more than 5,500 providers and 43,000 health care professionals who care for 12.3 million patients a year through a closely integrated network of hospitals, multispecialty medical groups, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities and behavioral health centers. 

Based in Dallas, Steward currently operates 39 hospitals across Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah.