Dr. Jeff Tucker, MD

Dr. Jeff Tucker, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 54
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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

See how frequently Dr. Tucker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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

Dr. Tucker's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tucker to family and friends
30 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (29)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Tucker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

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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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...more
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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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Dr. Tucker was recommended to me by my primary physician. I had a tumor that needed to be surgically removed. He was totally awesome in putting me at ease. He is truly compassionate, knowledgeable and has a wonderful bedside manner. I would not hesitate in the least to recommend him to others.
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I have been seeing Dr. Tucker for a few years now. He’s been monitoring a lump I have in one of my breasts. My Family Practice physician highly recommended Dr. Tucker! I cannot speak to his surgical expertise, but I can tell you he has an amazing rapport with his patients. He has a tremendous...more
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