Dr. Ives Tucker, DDS

Dr. Ives Tucker, DDS

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Orthodontics  |  
Male
8 reviews

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Dr. Ives Tucker, DDS is an dentist who practices in Brooklyn, NY. He has been practicing for 35 years....See Less

Unlimited Smiles Orthodontics, PLLC

7000 Bay Pkwy # L-Ab

Brooklyn, NY 11204
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Delta Dental
  • Dental Network of America
  • EmblemHealth
  • Principal Financial Group
  • United Concordia

Learn about Dr. Tucker

Care Philosophy

My profession comes with a responsibility to provide the best care I can every day to all my patients. I also have the opportunity to try to deliver results which meet or exceed expectations. It is an honor to be trusted with improving a person's smile, which is a precious asset. For more than 25 years, it has been rewarding to have a positive effect on so many lives.
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Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics
  • Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
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Conditions Treated

  • Dental Crowding
  • Orthodontic Disorders
  • Overbite
  • Underbite
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Procedures

  • Dental Brace
  • Invisalign Teen®
  • Invisalign®
  • Orthodontic Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADs)
  • Surgical Orthodontics
  • Two-Phase Orthodontic Treatment

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.

Education

  • New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • New York University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tucker has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tucker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

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Dr. Tucker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tucker to family and friends
3.5
based on 8 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Dr. Tucker's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
in Brooklyn, NY |
Seemed nice but came time for x-rays, etc. , Never called me to go over results then I called didn't provide any solution to my concerns and mentioned surgery, pretty veg not really sure if other option. Try to find answers else where! DON'T GO HERE IF WANT COMPASSION , ANWERS WITH OPTIONS THAT BEST SERVE YOU!.
Cortlandt Manor, NY |
While Dr Tucker was my orthodontist, without explanation, he passed me onto his apprentice/partner rather than providing continuity of care. I did not feel respected as a patient. His understudy may need practice but I was not prepared to be practice on. Dr. Tucker shouId respect his patients just as they respected him for choosing him in the first place! Office staff is disorganized and unattentive - they had lost/misplaced my retainers and wanted to charge me $500 for their mistake!
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Dr. Tucker accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Dental DPPO
  • Assurant Health
    DHA
    DHA Premier
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Dental Network of America
    Dental Network of America DPPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Dental Preferred Plus
  • Principal Financial Group
    Dental PPO
  • United Concordia
    Advantage Plus PPO

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