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William Fulton Tucker, Jr.

William Tucker, Jr.

William F. Tucker, Jr., MD, PA
8440 Walnut Hill Lane, Suite 250
Dallas, TX 75231


Texas (TX)

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Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery


Dr. William F. Tucker, Jr., is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in minimally invasive joint replacement procedures including direct anterior hip replacement and minimally invasive, robotic assisted total knee replacement. For patients, this means faster recovery and less time away from work and their favorite activities. Dr. Tucker is a highest honors graduate of Vanderbilt University and earned his M.D. and completed his internship and residency at UT Southwestern Medical School. He completed fellowships at Rush-Presbyterian in Chicago and in Italy. He performs surgery at Methodist Hospital for Surgery in Addison and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. Specialties Include:

  • Hip and Knee Joint Replacement
  • Direct Anterior Total Hip Replacement
  • Computer Assisted Knee Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Robotic Knee Replacement

Many problems can be treated without surgery however, when surgery is indicated, state-of-the-art techniques, materials and implants allow patients the quickest possible return to their regular lifestyle and the best possible result. Dr. Tucker's areas of special interest and expertise are hip and knee replacement and revision surgery and arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder. He is fellowship trained in adult joint reconstruction and was the first orthopaedic surgeon in Dallas to perform minimally invasive total knee replacement. He performs minimally invasive hip replacement where appropriate as well. Dr. Tucker lectures around the country instructing practicing orthopaedic surgeons in the performance of minimally invasive joint replacement. He is the author of numerous medical articles and is the former President of the Medical Staff at Methodist Hospital for Surgery. 

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Texas Super Doctors 2015

About William Tucker, Jr.

Medical School: Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, University of

Graduation Year: 1989

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Additional Locations

Methodist Hospital for Surgery
17051 North Dallas Parkway
Suite 420
Addison, TX 75001

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