Dr William Tucker born and raised in
is a graduate of Nottingham High School,
Swarthmore College, University of Virginia Medical School, University of Rochester (Strong Memorial Hospital) Residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, and University of Washington Residency in Ophthalmology and research fellowship. He achieved board certification in Ophthalmology as well as Internal Medicine, a rare double board certification.
Even more rare is having a private audience with the Dalai Lama an entire afternoon. In spite of some superficial differences, Dr. Tucker found they share many similar life views, and now mutual respect.
His office is located in Northeast Medical Center, 4000 Medical Center Drive, Suite 207, Fayetteville, NY 13066, telephone (315) 637-1010. Dr. Tucker has practiced ophthalmology in the Syracuse area since 1988, treating patients with eye diseases, including cataracts, glaucoma, dry eye and macular degeneration. He provides eye care to patients of all ages, including children, especially patients with emergency eye problems. The office has free parking and accepts most insurance planes.
Dr. Tucker's medical training has thoroughly prepared him to care for his patients. His family taught him the importance of helping others. Carrying on his family tradition, Dr. Tucker supports numerous community charities. And the Dalai Lama.