Dr. Michael A. Tidwell MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Michael Tidwell is an orthopedic surgeon in Miami, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Miami Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Nebraska College of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Tidwell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 65 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 11 at Miami Children's Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedics

Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular disorders, Bladder exstrophy

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Hospital of Miami
High performing in Orthopedics

Miami Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979 - 1983

Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1978 - 1979

University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A protocol for the management of pediatric type I open fractures.
Iobst, C. A.,Spurdle, C.,Baitner, A. C.,King, W. F.,Tidwell, M.,Swirsky, S.

Is arthroscopic release indicated?
Price, A.E., Tidwell, M.A., Grossman, J.I.

Nonoperative management of pediatric type I open fractures.
Iobst, C.A., Tidwell, M.A., King, W.F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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