Dr. Howard J Tucker, MD



Neurology     -  Ohio,  Cleveland Heights

 Overview

Dr. Howard J Tucker, MD works in Cleveland Heights, Ohio is a specialist in Neurology and graduated Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health in 1947. Dr. Tucker is affiliated with Hillcrest Hospital, Huron Hospital and practicing for 70 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Neurology

 Conditions

  • Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and Myelodysplastic Syndromes Related to Topoisomerase Type II Inhibitor
  • Addison-Gull Syndrome
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Allergic Rhinitis Due to Food
  • Alzheimer's Disease With Late-Onset
  • Aureobasidium (Pullularia) Fungus Allergy
  • Benzyl Salicylate Allergy
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cataract, Anterior Polar, Dominant
  • Cellulaze® Cellulite Reduction
  • Cholecystitis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Dystonia 13, Torsion, Autosomal Dominant
  • Dystonia 15, Myoclonic
  • Dystonia 6, Torsion
  • Elbow Or Upper Arm Arthritis
  • Electron Microscopy
  • Eosinophilia Myalgia Syndrome
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Fear of Everything
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Functional Hemispherectomy
  • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
  • Gardner Syndrome
  • Gingivostomatitis
  • Goosefoot Allergy
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Implanon® Placement
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Isolaz System Acne Treatment
  • IV Sedation
  • Jaw Implant Surgery
  • Joint Fusion
  • Lattice Corneal Dystrophy, Type 1
  • Liver Test
  • Macules, Hereditary, Congenital Hypopigmented and Hyperpigmented
  • Malignant Diseases of the Pancreas
  • Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
  • Multiple Injuries
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myasthenic Syndromes
  • Myocardial Revascularization
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • North Carolina Macular Dystrophy
  • Optic Pathway Glioma
  • Pediatric AIDS
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Post Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Radical Cystectomy and Prostate Removal
  • Retinal Pigment
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Skin Aging
  • Surgical Mesh Removal
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Convulsions
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertigo

 Years Since Graduation

  • 70

 State License

  • Ohio

 Spoken Languages

  • Russian

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Medical School


Ohio State University College Of Medicine And Public Health

Columbus, OH, United States

Graduated: 1947

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Huron Medical Group

5 Severance Circle Suite 304
Ohio (OH)
Cleveland Heights,
44118

  (216) 291-1220
Office Volume:    10 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Huron Medical Group, 5 Severance Circle Suite 304, Cleveland Heights, Ohio (OH), 44118




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health America PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Hillcrest Hospital photo


Hillcrest Hospital

6780 Mayfield Road Ohio OH, Mayfield Heights, 44124

Hillcrest Hospital is a hospital located in Mayfield Heights, OH. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 13 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 10 of 13 procedures.



Huron Hospital photo


Huron Hospital

13951 Terrace Road Ohio OH, East Cleveland, 44112

Huron Hospital is a hospital located in East Cleveland, OH. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 2 of 3 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 1 of 3 procedures.




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