Dr. James Tweddell, MD

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Dr. James Tweddell, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery | Male

MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN 9000 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226 Get Directions
(414) 805-3666

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Dr. Tweddell is Chief of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and is a leader in the field...
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Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Arch Interruption
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Disease
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect

Procedures Performed

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Cardiac Shunting Procedures With or Without Aortic Repair or Coronary Anomaly Repair
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • Internship Hospital
    Nyu Mc

    Completed in 1986

  • Residency Hospital
    Washington University School Of Medicine
  • Fellowship Hospital
    University Of Washington School Of Medicine

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Board certified in Congenital Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery and Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Malpractice claims in Wisconsin not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Tweddell's Care Philosophy

Dr. Tweddell is Chief of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and is a leader in the field of complex neonatal and pediatric cardiac surgery. He is Director of Cardiothoracic Organ Transplantation at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and participates in the Cardiothoracic Organ Transplant Program at Froedtert Hospital.