B Tucker Woodson, MD

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Otolaryngology, Sleep Medicine
4.6 (165)
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Dr. Woodson has dual board certification in Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and Sleep Medicine. He is a nationally and internationally recognized expert in Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome. He has lectured worldwide on issues related to surgery and sleep medicine.

Dr. Woodson has an active clinical practice in both general Otolaryngology and in Sleep Medicine. Dr. Woodson is the Director of the Froedtert Hospital/Medical College of Wisconsin Sleep Disorders Program. He is active in developing new surgical treatments for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. Additionally, he has served on Sleep Disorders, Standards of Practice, New Medical, Drug and Device, and the National Sleep Medicine Course Committees of the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery and the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Dr. Woodson serves as an advisor for the American Sleep Apnea Association, Resmed (which is a world leader in respiratory equipment for sleep apnea), and professional football. He has organized multiple national and international meetings including the Cherry Blossom Conference of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, the Missouri Allergy and Sleep Disorders Update in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and the 3rd and 4th International Congress of Sleep Apnea.


Diseases & Conditions

Disorders of Nasal Breathing
Ear Wax
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Sleep Apnea

Treatment & Services

General Otolaryngology
Inspire Therapy
Laser Surgery
Plasma Surgery
Sinus Endoscopy and Treatment
Sleep Disorder Medicine
Snoring Implants
Specialized and Surgical Treatment of Sleep Apnea and Snoring

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Languages Spoken


Hospital Affiliations

Froedtert Hospital
Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital


Otolaryngology and Comm. Sciences - Froedtert Hospital
900 N. 92nd St.
Milwaukee, WI 53226
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North Hills Health Center - Specialty Clinics
W129 N7055 Northfield Dr.
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
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Education & Training

Washington University - St. Louis - MO - Bachelor of Fine Arts - (1979)

University of Missouri School of Medicine - Columbia - MO - Doctor of Medicine - (1983)

Henry Ford Hospital - Detroit - MI - Residency in Otolaryngology - (1988)

Board Certifications

Sleep Medicine

Patient Reviews

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4.6 out of 5. 165 ratings, 29 reviews
July 31, 2020
love the docter
July 29, 2020
dr Woodson helped me replace a failed oral appliance.
July 18, 2020
very thorough!
July 17, 2020
Everything was excellent!
June 27, 2020
He took the time to thoroughly explain my condition and options for treating it. He didn't try to influence my decision on how to proceed and left open opportunities for further discussion at my convenience. Very personable.
June 4, 2020
relaxed discussion regarding health
May 13, 2020
Doctor Woodson is one of the best in his class of peers, no question on this.
May 8, 2020
Very professional, attentive, and friendly.
May 6, 2020
phone viisit loved it!
May 1, 2020
Always listens, always intrested in the best outcome.
March 20, 2020
* note that due to current social distancing this visit was by telephone. Dr Woodsen was as helpful as always. staff interaction also was by phone. top notch!
March 20, 2020
this was the first telemedicine appointment with Doctor Woodson. His staff coordinated the appointment due to the Coronavirus situation. the experience was very good, positive.
March 8, 2020
Dr. Woodson is an excellent doctor, have been seeing him for over 20 years
March 6, 2020
great surgical results
Feb. 18, 2020
Dr Woodson is a great physician and really made a difference for me. I would def recommend him
Feb. 10, 2020
Best of the best care
Feb. 8, 2020
Dr. Woodson has the knowledge of the specialty he practices, but he speaks a little too quickly for my taste and while he did order specific tests, I was left with the impression that he just proceeding according to training without considering much of my history, which had all been accessible on MyChart.
Jan. 18, 2020
Dr Woodson is knowledgeable and easy to talk to. He's going to help me get to where I need to be.
Jan. 17, 2020
He listened to my problem and addressed it with kindness and a caring spirit.
Dec. 24, 2019
excessive wait times
Dec. 23, 2019
the doctor is very intelligent and listens well and seems to really care about my well being.
Dec. 21, 2019
Dr Woodson makes me feel at ease & explains everything clearly.
Dec. 13, 2019
Dr. Woodson is tops!
Nov. 26, 2019
Dr. Woodson is an excellent doctor that always addresses all of my needs!
Nov. 16, 2019
I needed a new CPAP and Dr. Woodson immediately arranged for me to take a home test so that I could get a CPAP.
Nov. 15, 2019
Dr. Woodson is innovative in his proposed treatments, listens attentively helping one to believe he really cares and is sensitive to my husband's Alzheimer's condition. We are extremely appreciative.
Nov. 8, 2019
all went smooth
Nov. 8, 2019
Dr. Woodson is the absolute best for my OSA sleep apnea . He's a great listener and a sharp professional at what he does. I can't imagine going to anywhere else! He is a great guy. And his supporting staff is wonderful! Always so very helpful.
Oct. 23, 2019
Obviously studies my particular malady.
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