Dr. Howard J. Tucker, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 92

2475 E 22nd St Suite 120
Cleveland, OH 44115
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Dr. Tucker:

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Dr. Tucker's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Hillcrest Hospital
6780 Mayfield Road
Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tucker

Healthgrades

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

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
2475 E 22nd St Suite 120
Cleveland, OH 44115
2801 N Park Blvd
Cleveland, OH 44118
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7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Dr. Tucker's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Pediatric Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology, 1956
    • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, 1968
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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 Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
    • Cluster Headache
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Insomnia
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
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    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • 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
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
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    Background Check for Dr. Tucker

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.
    • 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

    Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1947

    Internship Hospital

    Mt Sinai Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tucker & Staff

    • English
  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 3 hospitals where Dr. Tucker has admitting privileges:

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    • Hillcrest Hospital

    • Cleveland Clinic

    • Euclid Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    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

    5 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 5 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Tucker
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Tucker accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    2475 E 22nd St Suite 120
    Cleveland, OH 44115
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    2801 N Park Blvd
    Cleveland, OH 44118
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