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James J. Tucci, MD


Orthopedics, Pediatric Orthopedics


English, French

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About Me

Dr. Tucci is board certified and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He is also a member of the pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America. He has published articles in the Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics and the Journal of Sports Medicine, and has presented to peer groups throughout the country. He has been affiliated as an pediatric orthopedic surgeon with many area medical centers, including: SUNY Downstate Kingsbrook Jewish Center, St. Vincent’s Hospital and Beth Israel Medical Center.

Areas of Expertise

  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedics


Medical Degree

State University of New York Downstate


St. Vincent’s Hospital Medical Center


St. Vincent’s Hospital Medical Center


Alfred I. Dupont Institute


Orthopedic Surgery


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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • CCM Centerlight Health
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Hotel Funds/Hotel Trades/Hotel Workers
  • Humana Tricare
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • RR Medicare
  • UHC Community
  • UHC Empire Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare