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Dr. James Tweddell, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Tweddell

MEDICAL COLLEGE OF WISCONSIN

9000 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Dr. James Tweddell, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.


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(414) 805-3666

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Dr. Tweddell's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Congenital Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tweddell treats Congenital Heart Disease more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Tweddell treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Cardiovascular Malformations
  • Congenital Heart Block
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
  • Congenital Mitral Malformation
  • Congenital Mitral Stenosis
  • Congenital Septal Defect
Congenital Heart Defects
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tweddell treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Tweddell treats this condition more than 30% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tweddell treats Heart Disease more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Tweddell treats this condition more than 14% of his peers

Dr. Tweddell's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Arch Interruption
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

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.

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Congenital Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

University Of Washington School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
Washington University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1986
Nyu Mc
Internship Hospital
1985
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1986
1985

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