Dr. James S Tweddell MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. James Tweddell is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and is affiliated with Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Tweddell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 2 doctors at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

Education & Medical Training

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1991

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1985 - 1987

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1991 - 1993

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Transplant Hepatology

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Project Founder / Director, Virginia Child Health Policy Center
2011

Public Health Certificate for Pediatric Residents, Residency Training in Primary Care. HRSA
2010

Dexamethasone versus Prednisone in the Treatment, Pediatric Inpatient Asthma. CHKD Intramural
2010

Publications & Presentations

Risk and prevalence of developmental delay in young children with congenital heart disease.
Mussatto, K. A.,Hoffmann, R. G.,Hoffman, G. M.,Tweddell, J. S.,Bear, L.,Cao, Y.,Brosig, C.

Effect of feeding modality on interstage growth after stage I palliation: A report from the National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative.
Hill, G. D.,Hehir, D. A.,Bartz, P. J.,Rudd, N. A.,Frommelt, M. A.,Slicker, J.,Tanem, J.,Frontier, K.,Xiang, Q.,Wang, T.,Tweddell, J. S.,Ghanayem, N. S.

Invited commentary.
Tweddell, J. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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