Dr. Catherine Tucker, MD

Dr. Catherine Tucker, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
63 y/o
(26)

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Dr. Catherine Tucker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Stoneham, MA and has been practicing for 24 years. She specializes in general surgery.

Tufts Medical Center Community Care, formerly Hallmark Health Medical Associates

41 Montvale Ave

Stoneham, MA 02180
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commonwealth Care
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MassHealth
  • Medicaid of Massachusetts
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tucker's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tucker treats Breast Diseases more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Tucker treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Breast Lump
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tucker treats Breast Lump more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Tucker treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tucker performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 63% of her peers

Dr. Tucker performs this procedure more than 63% of her peers

Dr. Tucker's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal or Rectal Pain
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Pain
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Head and Neck Cancer
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Nausea
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Thyroid Screening
Ultrasound, Breast
Uterine Diseases
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I am a dedicated breast surgeon, board certified in General Surgery, specializing in breast care for cancerous and non-cancerous conditions. My staff and I strive to ensure a comfortable, caring environment in which the patient and family fully under...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Faulkner Breast Center/Dana Farber Cancer Institure
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Tufts New England Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1987
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1988
1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Tucker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tucker

4.8

Based on 26 reviews

5 Stars
96.15384615384616%
(25)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
3.8461538461538463%
(1)

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Tucker's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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I love Dr. Tucker and Sally !!!!!
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I have never done a Dr. review but this is a 5 star. Thankfully everything was ok. She has such an uplifting bed side manor, full of information and anyone that has her as a doctor would be lucky.
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Dr. Tucker is a rare blend of exceptional competence, compassion and kindness. She brings tremendous skill, technical expertise,and perspective to her work and puts people at ease during a very tough time. I recommend her without reservation or hesitation and feel very grateful that she is...Read More
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She is awesome! Very caring. Would definitely recommend
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Dr. Tucker is one of the most compassionate people I know. She listens and talks to you. explains everything. i would highly recommend her to everyone I know.
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Locations

Tufts Medical Center Community Care, formerly Hallmark Health Medical Associates

New Patient?
(781) 241-4118

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan
Cigna
Commonwealth Care
Fallon Community Health Plan
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Humana
Tricare
MassHealth
Medicaid of Massachusetts
Medicare
MultiPlan
Neighborhood Health Plan
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
Tufts Medicare Preferred Basic Plan HMO
Tufts Senior Care Options HMO-SNP
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization

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