Jon Tucker

Jon B. Tucker, M.D., CEO and Chief Medical Officer of Tucker Independent Medical Experts, Inc. concluded a 25-year career in the practice of orthopedic surgery in 2015 after an injury. Dr. Tucker’s experience bridging the gap between physicians and the legal community is well honed through his involvement in thousands of cases litigated in state and federal jurisdictions across the full range of the medico-legal spectrum.
Dr. Tucker is a former President of the Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society and a long-time member of their executive board. He also served on the Credentialing and Imaging Advisory Committees for Highmark’s Managed Care products. A former surgical instructor appointed to the staff at two universities, with more than twenty publications and presentations; Dr. Tucker is a popular national lecturer on the topic of medicolegal consulting.
Dr. Tucker has always been a pioneer in the interface between medicine and the law as it applied to expert witnesses. He observed the market changes and needs, and started his business with only a set of ideas and the desire to elevate medical expert work from a cottage industry to a well-respected consulting business serving both interested professionals and the clients who require their services. Over the past few years, the business has grown rapidly and has now combined forces with MedicoLegal to become a leader in the Medical Legal arena.