Dr. W E Tucker, MD



General Surgery     -  Arkansas,  Little Rock

 Overview

Dr. W E Tucker, MD works in Little Rock, Arkansas is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1975. Dr. Tucker is affiliated with Saint Vincent Medical Center North, Saint Vincent Infirmary Medical Center, Saint Vincent Doctors Hospital, Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock, Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock and practicing for 44 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acupuncture Meridian Therapy
  • Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
  • Aspiration Pneumonia
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Charcot Reconstruction
  • Chronic Renal Insufficiency
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Conjunctivoplasty
  • Cupping Therapy
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Dystonia 7, Torsion
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Exercise Management
  • Fear of Getting Married
  • Food Allergy - Tree Nuts
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery, Laproscopic
  • Genetic Testing
  • Glaucoma - Ectopia Microspherophakia - Stiff Joints - Short Stature
  • Herpes Simplex Virus Antenatal Infection
  • Hypochondriasis
  • Immune Complex Diseases
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Kidney Damage - Ethylene Glycol
  • Laparoscopic Salpingectomy
  • Marijuana Amotivational Syndrome
  • Memory Disorders
  • Minimally Invasive Resection of Mediastinal Tumor
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Monoclonal Gammopathy of Uncertain Significance
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Radical Retropubic Prostate Removal
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Shoulder and Thorax Deformity - Congenital Heart Disease
  • Skin Infections
  • Skin Lesion
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Vertebral Artery Occlusion
  • Warts

 Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Orchiectomy
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 44

 State License

  • Arkansas

 Background Check

Sanctions

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 Education & Training

Medical School


University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine

Little Rock, AR, United States

Graduated: 1975

Internship Hospital


University Ark Med Center




Residency Hospital


University Ark Med School

Little Rock, AR, USA

Little Rock, AR, USA

 Awards

1   ACS
2   SWSS
3   SSVS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Surgical Clinic Of Central AR

9500 Kanis Road Suite 501
Arkansas (AR)
Little Rock,
72205

  (501) 227-9080
Office Volume:    250 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Surgical Clinic Of Central AR, 9500 Kanis Road Suite 501, Little Rock, Arkansas (AR), 72205




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GEHA
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Old Surety Life Insurance CompanyMedicare
  • Old Surety Life Insurance CompanyMedicare MCR
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Qualchoice
  • Qualchoice PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


Saint Vincent Medical Center North photo


Saint Vincent Medical Center North

2215 Wildwood Avenue Arkansas AR, Sherwood, 72120

Saint Vincent Medical Center North is a hospital located in Sherwood, AR. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 4 of 4 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 4 of 4 procedures.



Saint Vincent Infirmary Medical Center photo


Saint Vincent Infirmary Medical Center

Two Saint Vincent Circle Arkansas AR, Little Rock, 72205

Saint Vincent Infirmary Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Little Rock, AR. This hospital reports jointly with Saint Vincent Doctors Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagno...



Saint Vincent Doctors Hospital photo


Saint Vincent Doctors Hospital

6101 West Capitol Arkansas AR, Little Rock, 72205

Saint Vincent Doctors Hospital is a hospital located in Little Rock, AR. This hospital reports jointly with Saint Vincent Infirmary Medical Center. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs a...



Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock photo


Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock

9601 Interstate 630 Exit 7 Arkansas AR, Little Rock, 72205

Baptist Health Medical Center - Little Rock is a hospital located in Little Rock, AR. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 12 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 9 of 14 procedures.



Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock photo


Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock

3333 Springhill Drive Arkansas AR, North Little Rock, 72117

Baptist Health Medical Center North Little Rock is a hospital located in North Little Rock, AR. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 12 of 13 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 13 of 13 procedures.




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