Dr. David Tuckman

Hand Surgery
Great Neck, NY
22 years experience male

Locations

Office

Great Neck, NY

Address

600 Northern Blvd, Suite 300, Great Neck, NY
Directions

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

UnitedHealthcare

Office

Great Neck, NY

About

Bio

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Specialties
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Hand Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

244 Answers
140 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Tuckman
22 years experience Hand Surgery
Pinched Nerve: This is most likely a pinched nerve but there are other causes of numbness. See a neurologist.
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3 thanks
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Tuckman
22 years experience Hand Surgery
Yes: It is normal for a wrist to be very stiff and sore when the cast comes off. It can sometimes last for 3-6 months but does typically resolve. Occupatio ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Tuckman
22 years experience Hand Surgery
A lot of things: This could be from an infection, inflammation or an injury. I would recommend you see a hand surgeon for a full evaluation.
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
To be honest, I don't ever recall receiving medical advice or help from you of any kind, but I'm sure you're great at all that you do! Keep up the good work & Thank you anyway! #nationaldoctorsday2015...Read More
HealthTap member
Dec 16, 2012
I broke my finger walking my dog, unfortunatly it needed surgery. I saw Dr. Tuckman who fixed it and I was back to work in a two days. Six weeks later I'm back to playing basketball.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Tuckman is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you ut it turns out I hv Rheumatoid Arthritis and now officially hv carpel tunnel as well. But thanks for the 5 month old answer
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I trust my ortho Doc but didn't believe I'd still have this much pain
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I'll try to get more references about this pain I'm experiencing.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Graduated 1998MD

Medical/Graduate school

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, NY
Graduated 1998MD

Residency

NYU Medical Center

Residency

Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Awards

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http://www.castleconnolly.com/doctors/full.cfm?source=ccm&doctorID=108CC000866

Affiliations

North Shore Manhasset
Long Island Jewish
St. Francis Hospital
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