Dr. Bruce A. Tucker, MD

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Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine • Male • Age 66

832 Princeton Ave SW
Birmingham, AL 35211
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Hospital Quality

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Princeton Baptist Medical Center
701 Princeton Avenue South West
Birmingham, AL 35211
Walker Baptist Medical Center
3400 US Highway 78 East
Jasper, AL 35501

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Accepting new patients?

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Simon-Williamson Clinic
Simon-Williamson Clinic
832 Princeton Ave SW
Birmingham, AL 35211
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    Dr. Tucker's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Infectious Disease Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Infectious Disease, 1980
    • Internal Medicine, 1977
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    Background Check for Dr. Tucker

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Miami School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    University Ala Med Center
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Alabama Hospital
    Complete in 1977

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Alabama Hospital
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tucker & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Tucker's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Tucker has admitting privileges:

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    • Princeton Baptist Medical Center

    • Walker Baptist Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tucker

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tucker to family and friends

    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Tucker's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    1 response
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    1 response
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 1 response
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tucker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    1 response
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    1 response
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    1 response
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tucker accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Simon-Williamson Clinic
    832 Princeton Ave SW
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205) 780-7053 (Office)
    (205) 206-8448 (Fax)
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