Dr. John Tucker, MD

Dr. John Tucker, MD

Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. John Tucker, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1980 and specializes in vascular surgery and peripheral vascular surgery.

8333 N Davis Hwy Fl 10

Pensacola, FL 32514

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 98% 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 "Areas of Expertise: Arterial Vascular Disease, Varicose Veins, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Deep Vein Thrombosis."

2  Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicocele
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
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36  Procedures

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Amputation
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arterial Doppler Ultrasound
  • Arterial Duplex Ultrasound
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laparotomy
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Angiograms
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Ultrasound, Abdominal Aortic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Carraway Meth Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Carraway Meth Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Leigh Vly Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986

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

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tucker to family and friends
10 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 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 (4)

Dr. Tucker is very open, honest, and genuinely cares about his patients. He is more than willing to answer any and all questions you may have concerning your care . I truly felt my husband was in the best of hands with him as the surgeon.
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Unbelievable! Horrible "bedside manner". Doesn't let patient talk, ask questions or answer questions. Yes, he was 2 1/2 hours late -due to emergencies, I get that and don't mind the wait as long as you get someone who will converse with you.
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great bedside manner and truly cares about is paitents..
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i had two bypasses fail,both superoir, and inferior mysentaries were plugged beyond use, and arota had no more room open. Dr Tuckers innovative approach was a femoral/hepactic bypass,which has back fed my renal organs, and my existing cappleries increased in size over a year long period, which...more
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