James “JJ” Tucker is a native Arkansan. After receiving his undergraduate degree from the University of Arkansas,
he attended Medical School at the American University of Caribbean and traveled to Pennsylvania where he completed his residency in General Surgery. After many hours dedicated to bariatrics during residency, he decided to pursue a fellowship in Bariatrics, Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Dr. Tucker is licensed by the Arkansas State Medical Board and board certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is a Fellow with the American College of Surgeons and American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons. Growing up in Hot Springs, Arkansas brought a lot of love for the community and exploring the outdoors. He, his wife and two children spend a lot of time enjoying what the Spa City has to offer, including golfing, biking, hunting and enjoying the lake with family and friends. Most importantly, he enjoys giving back to the community that has given so much to him.

Dr. Fuller is a native Arkansan. He graduated from Baylor University and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where he obtained his M.D. degree. His surgical training took place at Scott and White Memorial Hospital in Temple, Texas. His specialties include general surgery with a sub-specialty in bariatric surgery. Dr. Fuller is licensed by the Arkansas State Medical Board and board certified by the American Board of Surgery. Prior to joining Arkansas Heart Hospital, he worked with Arkansas Bariatric Surgery. He is a Fellow with the American College of Surgeons and American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgeons. When he is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, traveling, flying, being outdoors, reading and starting new adventures.

Dr. Dixon is board certified by the American College of Surgeons in General Surgery. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY and served as an officer in the US Army Special Forces prior to earning his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He completed his general surgery residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, Hawaii. After serving in the US Army as Staff General Surgeon at Ft. Jackson, South Carolina, he moved back to his home state and started a private practice in Conway, AR. Deciding to move closer to family, he moved his practice to Benton where he continues to see most of his patients. As a General Surgeon, Dr. Dixon will diagnose, treat, and manage patients with a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body.