WILLIAM F. TUCKER, MD

Orthopedics

Biography

Dr. Tucker is a Dallas native who is Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is Fellowship trained in Adult Joint Reconstruction and has trained in Italy and England as well. He has performed minimally invasive total knee replacement since 2000 and lectures around the country instructing other surgeons in these and other techniques. He is the author of numerous medical articles, is the Orthopedic Editorial Consultant to the Dallas Medical Journal and serves on the Medical Board of Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. Dr. Tucker participates in clinical research and serves as a consultant to Orthopedic implant manufacturers, allowing his patients access to state of the art treatment options. He is a clinical Assistant Professor at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.

Office Contact Information

8440 Walnut Hill Lane Suite 250
Dallas, Texas 75231
P 214-265-5050
F 214-265-0505
www.WilliamTuckerMD.com

Areas of Interests

  • Joint reconstruction, including total hip and knee replacement, surface replacement hip arthroplasty and arthroscopic procedures of the knee and shoulder

Certifications

  • Board Certified- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

  • Undergraduate – Vanderbilt University
  • Medical School – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • Internship – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School/General Surgery
  • Residency – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School/Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship – Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center/Adult Joint Reconstruction

Affiliations & Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
  • Texas Orthopaedic Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • Orthopaedic Editorial Consultant, Dallas Medical Journal