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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 93

2475 E 22nd St Ste 120
Cleveland, OH 44115
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Hospital Quality

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Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

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2475 E 22nd St Ste 120
Cleveland, OH 44115
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    Dr. Tucker's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Pediatric Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
    • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Huntington's Disease
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
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    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinsonism
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Polymyositis
    • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Tension Headache
    • Tourette's Syndrome
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1947

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Hospital
    Complete in 1948

    Residency Hospital

    Colum Presby Med Center
    Complete in 1953

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Complete in 1951
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tucker & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Tucker's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

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    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Tucker's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

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    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Tucker

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.8 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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    Office Locations

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    SISTERS OF CHARITY HEALTH SYSTEM
    2475 E 22nd St Ste 120
    Cleveland, OH 44115
    (216) 431-1500 (Office)
    (216) 431-7707 (Fax)
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