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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Medical School - The Ohio State University College of Optometry
Columbus, OH USA
Undergraduate - The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH USA
contact lenses, pediatric optometry
Awards & Honors
- Fellow, American Academy of Optometry
Fellow, College of Optometrists in Vision Development
Research & Publications
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As of 9/20/2018, Dr. Tucker has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
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194 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||4.8|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.9|
14 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Nov 9, 2018
dr tucker is fabulous and so is the staff
Reviewed on Oct 26, 2018
Dr. Tucker is super! she is professional, thoughtful and easy to work with!
Reviewed on Oct 10, 2018
Dr. Tucker was super super fantastic, compassionate, incredible, amazing!
Reviewed on Sep 25, 2018
The only negative comment I have, is that it's difficult to get an appointment with Dr. Tucker at a good time. I normally have to pull my kids out of school to see her which I don't like doing
Reviewed on Sep 25, 2018
Dr. Tucker and her support team are excellently,extremely thoroughl, caring!
Reviewed on Aug 23, 2018
I was only in the waiting area 3 minutes. Dr. Tucker came in 4 minutes after I was triaged. I love Dr. Tucker. She's personable. She listens to my concerns and I always leave feeling like I had a productive visit.
Reviewed on Aug 14, 2018
We love *Dr. Tucker. She is friendly, thorough, knowledgeable & fast!
Reviewed on Jun 1, 2018
This was a next day appt following a ED visit for an ocular migraine . I was pleased to be seen so soon and with the doctor. Thank You.
Reviewed on May 31, 2018
I was so amazed that I arrived 10 minutes before my scheduled appointment and was taken to the exam room right away. Dr. Tucker was in the exam room within 5 minutes after the Medical Assistant reviewed my medical records ... AWESOME!!
Reviewed on May 15, 2018
This particular center is quite efficient, courteous.Dr. Tucker is extremely efficient thoughtful, caring about medicalproblems/issues
Reviewed on Apr 5, 2018
I was taken into the exam room on time, but waited about 30 minutes in the exam room to see the doctor.
Reviewed on Mar 23, 2018
*Dr. Tucker was very thorough with her exam and provided a helpful overview of treatment options and plans.
Reviewed on Mar 23, 2018
*Dr. Tucker was the third optometrist we visits - the previous optometrists gave us out-of-date and incorrect info. *Dr. Tucker was very aware of current research and best care practices. She is VERY competent!
Reviewed on Jan 11, 2018
17 months ago I sustained an injury to my right eye which has permanently changed my vision. My contact lens prescription changed last year but I'd been having trouble seeing out of this eye and shared first with the assistant who informed Dr. Tucker. Dr. Tucker did a thorough investigation and corrected my problem completely.
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