Michael C. Tucker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery


Michael C. Tucker, MD, is a graduate of Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina, and the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, and an orthopedic trauma fellowship at Carraway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama. He currently serves as a clinical associate professor of orthopedic surgery at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

Our Vision: To be known for clinical excellence and remembered for compassionate care.


Education and training

Specialty Orthopedic Surgery

Board CertifiedAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

EducationMedical University of South Carolina

ResidencyMedical College of Georgia

FellowshipCarraway Methodist Medical Center

Our affiliate system

Prisma Health is the largest not-for-profit health organization in South Carolina, serving more than 1.2 million patients annually. Our 30,000 team members are dedicated to supporting the health and well-being of you and your family. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will be rebranded at a later date and will continue to operate as a joint venture between the Midlands affiliate and the USC School of Medicine.

Our promise is to: Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.

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Palmetto Health is becoming Prisma Health. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group is part of Prisma Health.