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Robertson B. Tucker, M.D.

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“Dr. Tucker was a brilliantly intuitive and insightful psychiatrist, healer and friend. Three years ago, I came to him with half a century's worth of...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Judy Nelson - Philadelphia, PA

“Rob was a wonderful person and great Physician. I know he helped many people and was a collaborative colleague. He will be missed. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Ruth Conviser - Philadelphia, PA

“Dr. Tucker changed my life. He genuinely cared and would go above and beyond for his patients. I was fortunate enough to see him for many years and...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Allison Darrach - Radnor Green, DE

“He was a good man with a big heart. I learned from him and like many folks working at WES, was better for having known him. I also practiced yoga...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Megan Heller - Philadelphia, PA

“I am grateful for Dr. Tuckers compassion for patients and willingness to teach. Grieving this loss. ”
5 of 5 | Posted by: Bobby - NC - coworker

Robertson passed away on Sunday, November 10, 2019.

Robertson was a resident of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the time of passing.

Born in Philadelphia to Martha Metzger Tucker and the late Dr. Samuel Hopper Tucker, he attended Chestnut Hill Academy, Philadelphia, PA, the New School (now Pennfield School), Middletown, RI and the Eaglebrook School, Deerfield, MA.

Burial will be private and a memorial service is planned for Spring of 2020.

Contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made in his memory to WES Health Centers, 1463 Lycoming Street, Philadelphia, PA or the Chenrezig Tibetan Buddhist Center, 945 N Marshall Street, Philadelphia, PA.