Dr. Jon Tucker, MD

Dr. Jon Tucker, MD

Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Jon Tucker, MD is a joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedic specialist in Pittsburgh, PA and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, sports medicine, and more.

1082 Bower Hill Rd Ste 100

Pittsburgh, PA 15243

Contact Information

(412) 276-0267

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chondrocalcinosis
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more than 71% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
normal
more than 61% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
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more than 30% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tucker "Jon B. Tucker, M.D. is a committed specialist in joint disorders and orthopedic surgery, pledging to provide the highest quality of orthopedic care possible. Along with the treatment of immediate or chronic problems, Dr. Tucker strives to integrate the doctrine of prevention in all his treatment plans as a way to alleviate possible future difficulties. In 2014, Tucker Orthopedics became a division of St. Clair Medical Services, a growing multi specialty practice owned by St. Clair Hospital."

13  Specialties

  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

90  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Crystal Arthropathy
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
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56  Procedures

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President, Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society,, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Tucker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tucker's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tucker to family and friends
33 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (33)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Tucker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Tucker operated on me, and put in 2 knee replacements, they both had to be removed, he put the wrong size in. I have been put though hell.
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Highly recommend-excellent doctor who spared me from unnessessary surgery that another doctor had recommended. My broken arm healed perfectly under his care.
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