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Michael Matthews Tucker, MD Foot and Ankle Orthopedic

Michael Matthews Tucker, MD

Foot and Ankle Orthopedic, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
4.5
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Columbus, GA 31909 (5 other locations)
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Patients’ Perspective

  • Friendly staff
  • Trusted diagnosis
  • Good bedside manner

About Michael Matthews Tucker MD

Michael Matthews Tucker, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Columbus, GA, with other offices in Lagrange, GA and Leesburg, GA (and 3 other locations). He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Foot and Ankle Orthopedic, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.

Michael Tucker has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Michael Matthews Tucker has 6 locations

Hughston Clinic 6262 Veterans Pkwy Columbus, GA 31909
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Hughston Clinic Lagrange 107 Calumet Center Rd Lagrange, GA 30241
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Hughston Clinic 117 Oakland Pkwy Leesburg, GA 31763
Hughston Clinic 161 E University Dr Ste 101 Auburn, AL 36832
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Hughston Clinic Dothan 512 N Shady Ln Dothan, AL 36303
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Hughston Clinic Auburn 161 E University Dr Auburn, AL 36832
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Michael Matthews Tucker has the following 3 specialties

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Michael Matthews Tucker has the following 15 areas of expertise

  • Laminectomy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Awards

5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020, 2018, 2014, 2013, 2012)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - City Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2016)

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020, 2018)

    On-Time Doctor Award Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

Education

21 Years Experience

Medical College Of Georgia At Georgia Regents University

Graduated in 2001

Dr. Michael Matthews Tucker Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
    • Ambetter Superior Health Plan
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Alabama
    • BCBS AL PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
    • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
    • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • Blue Open Access POS Plus - GA
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry CoventryOne - GA
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • GA Ambetter
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana Columbus GA HMOx
    • Humana National POS
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Michael Matthews Tucker

Michael Tucker earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed his internship at Methodist Memorial Hospital in Memphis. He completed his training in orthopaedic surgery at the Campbell Clinic in Memphis. Prior to joining Hughston Clinic, Dr. Tucker completed a sports medicine fellowship through the Hughston Foundation and he recently completed a foot and ankle fellowship at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr. Tucker is a candidate member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He practices general orthopaedics with an interest in sports medicine and continues academic research in sports medicine at the Hughston Foundation.

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