Dr. Jeff Tucker, MD

Dr. Jeff Tucker, MD

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Age 55
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Dr. Jeff Tucker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cumming, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in general surgery.

980 Sanders Rd Ste 100

Cumming, GA 30041

Contact Information

(770) 886-1074

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
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more than 99% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
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more than 99% of peers
Hernia Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tucker ""I am committed to providing superior surgical care to the community. My partners and I are dedicated to maintaining our position as regional leaders by working as a team to provide the highest quality of care and service to our patients.""

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Georgia Baptist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Georgia Baptist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tucker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tucker's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tucker

4.8

Based on 32 reviews

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1 Star
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This surgeon caused serious damage in my neck/throat area and then kicked me to the curb, as I am suffering to breathe every breathe I take. Very Dangerous person, failed to inform me of the possible side effects to the thyroid surgery he performed, sewed up soft tissue in the R corner of my neck...Read More
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Connie Bondick in Johns Creek – Aug 07, 2018
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Dr Tucker first saw me in ER of Northside-Forsyth. Quickly diagnosed issue admitted me for observation and treatment for perforated colon. Later performed hernia repair surgery. Excellent and honest surgeon.
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JL Mahurin in georgia – Jul 08, 2018
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Dr. Tucker is amazing! He is friendly, caring, patient, knowledgeable, and so talented! He took his time with us. He sat with us eye to eye and explained everything in a way we understood. He truly is an amazing man!!!
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Canton , GA – Jun 01, 2018
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Dr Jeff Tucker is an extremely-conscientious surgeon that would be the only surgeon I would allow to operate electively on my internal organs. When I found out he spent a tour in Afghanistan in service to our country, coupled with his excellent demeanor, I was sold! This patriot is an excellent...Read More
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Kevin Knight in Woodstock Ga – Apr 21, 2018
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Dr Tucker is a knowledgeable, compassionate surgeon. I would highly recommend him to my Family and friends.
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Donald Ford in Cumming Ga. 30028 – Mar 27, 2018
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