Primary Office

Nicklaus Children's Medical Administration
3100 SW 62 Avenue - Medical Administration
Miami, FL 33155
Phone Number: 305-662-8357


Fellowship - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Medical School - University of Nebraska College Med
Internship - Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Residency - Fitzsimons Army Medical Center

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surg (Ortho Surg) - Certified


After receiving his medical degree from the University of Nebraska, Dr. Michael A. 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.


Iobst, C.A., Spurdle, C., Baitner, A.C., King, W.F., Tidwell, M., Swirsky, S. (2014). A protocol for the management of pediatric type I open fractures. Journal of children's orthopaedics, 8(1), 71-76. View in Pubmed

Iobst, C., King, W., Baitner, A., Tidwell, M., Swirsky, S., Skaggs, D.L. (2010). Access to care for children with fractures. Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics, 30(3), 244-247. View in Pubmed

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