Dr. James Tweddell, MD

Dr. James Tweddell, MD

Cardiothoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. James Tweddell, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Milwaukee, WI and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in cardiothoracic surgery.

9000 W Wisconsin Ave

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Contact Information

(414) 805-3666

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Tweddell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
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
normal
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
normal
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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