Chief, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Michael A. Tidwell is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Prior to joining the hospital, he was assistant professor at the Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Miami School of Medicine. After receiving his medical degree from the University of Nebraska, Dr. Tidwell served as a pediatric orthopedics resident at Eisenhower Army Medical Center in Georgia. He is a fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the Florida Orthopaedic Society. Dr. Tidwell has published articles and lectured extensively on various orthopedic problems in children.