Dr. Charles R. Tucker, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 66

1300 Crane St
Menlo Park, CA 94025
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek
1601 Ygnacio Valley Road
Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tucker

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Menlo Medical Clinic
Menlo Medical Clinic
1300 Crane St
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Stanford Hospital and Clinics
300 Pasteur Dr
Stanford, CA 94305
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    Dr. Tucker's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1981
    • Internal Medicine, 1978
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Tucker

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

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

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Graduated in 1975

    Internship Hospital

    Strong Memorial Hospital
    Complete in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Stanford Hospital
    Complete in 1982
    Strong Meml Hospital Rochester
    Complete in 1977

    Fellowship Hospital

    Stanford Hospital
    Complete in 1981
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tucker & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    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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    • Stanford Hospital and Clinics

    • John Muir Medical Center - Walnut Creek

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tucker

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tucker to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Tucker's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tucker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tucker accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    Menlo Medical Clinic
    1300 Crane St
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650) 498-6500 (Office)
    • Parking: Free
    B
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics
    300 Pasteur Dr
    Stanford, CA 94305
    1-800-756-9000 (Office)
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