U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free

Dr. Jennifer Tucker

Orthopedic Surgery
Marietta, GA
19 years experience female

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

47 Answers
1 Agree
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tucker
Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
Options: First, an evaluation by your physician will help you discover the severity of your arthritis. Based on severity, you can choose oral or topical medications. Most will start with nsaids like advil, (ibuprofen) alleve, or motrin. Depending on other medications you are taking, you doctor will decide what treatment is best for you.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tucker
Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
Unlikely: Unless you had a traumatic event during the massage, it is unlikely a new sprain. A physical exam and possibly an x-ray can help identify the cause of your pain.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Tucker
Orthopedic Surgery 19 years experience
Everywhere: The benefit of arthroscopy is that we can see all aspects of a joint. It is more sensitive and specific than an mri.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

2
Recommendations
34
Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tucker is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tucker is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE
Graduated 2002MD
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less