Dr. Elizabeth M. Tucker, DO

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 54

1212 9th St Ste A
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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Dr. Tucker's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center
2669 North Scenic Drive
Alamogordo, NM 88310

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
GCRMC Surgical Associates
GCRMC Surgical Associates
1212 9th St Ste A
Alamogordo, NM 88310
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    Dr. Tucker's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
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    • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bowel Resection
    • Bowel Surgery
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Mastectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.
    • 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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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    State University Of New York
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    Mercy Suburban Hospital
    Complete in 2001
    Philadelphia College Of Osteo Medicine
    Complete in 1996
    Robert Parker Hospital
    Complete in 1995
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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

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    • Gerald Champion Regional 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

    9 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 7 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Tucker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    9 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    9 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    9 responses
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    9 responses
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    Office Locations

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    GCRMC Surgical Associates
    1212 9th St Ste A
    Alamogordo, NM 88310
    (575) 439-9997 (Office)
    (575) 439-8080 (Fax)
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