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As an Otolaryngologist, also known as Ear, Nose and Throat or ENT, Dr. Tucker provides treatment of maladies of the head and neck for patients of all ages. This includes allergy testing and treatment; pediatric ear, nose and throat surgery; endocrine surgery; head and neck cancer surgery; nasal and sinus surgery; sleep medicine surgery; treatment for balance disorders; medical and surgical treatments for disorders of the ear; voice rehabilitation; and treatment of head and neck skin disorders.
Dr. Tucker earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from the University of West Georgia and a medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. After completing his residency at the University of South Florida in Tampa, Dr. Tucker served four years in the U.S. Navy as an Otolaryngologist-Head and Neck Surgeon, providing care to servicemen and women and their families stationed overseas in Europe. He practiced medicine and served as Chief of Surgery at the United States Naval Hospital in Naples and Sicily in Italy, as well as in Rota, Spain. During his service, he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and Navy/Marine Corps Overseas Service Medal.
He is an active member in the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery; American Medical Association; American Academy of Facial Plastics Surgery; Florida Medical Association; and Florida Society of Otolaryngology. Additionally, Dr. Tucker is board certificated in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.
His office is located within the Florida Hospital Flagler Parkway Medical Plaza, located at 120 Cypress Edge Dr., Suite 202, Palm Coast. The Parkway Medical Plaza is a state-of-the-art medical office building that offers patients easy access to other outpatient services such as lab and imaging. Dr. Tucker is accepting new patients and most insurance plans and can be reached at (386) 586-4462.
About Florida Hospital Flagler
Florida Hospital Flagler is a part of Adventist Health System, the nation’s largest not-for-profit Protestant healthcare provider with a mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. Florida Hospital Flagler has 99-licensed beds and employs nearly 1,000 caregivers, of which nearly 75 percent live in Flagler County.
Florida Hospital Flagler continues to grow with the community and is now comprised of the hospital’s main campus; Town Center Surgery, a freestanding outpatient center; and the Parkway Medical Plaza which includes a walk-in clinic, laboratory, imaging and women’s center and physician offices. For more information, please call (386) 586-2000 or visit www.FloridaHospitalFlagler.com.