Dr. John Tidwell, MD

Dr. John Tidwell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 37
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Dr. John Tidwell, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Fresno, CA. He is 37 years old and has been practicing for 9 years. Read his story

7235 N 1st St Ste 103

Fresno, CA 93720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Health System
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 98% of peers
Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Tidwell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tidwell "John Tidwell, M.D. received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed his residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at West Virginia University Hospital in Morgantown, WV. He concluded his training with a fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma at Penn State University in Hershey, PA. He specializes in Orthpaedic Traumatology and reconstruction following significant traumas and accidents. He is active in teaching surgical residents through the UCSF Fresno Orthopaedic Surgery residency training. He has published in a variety of peer-reviewed orthopaedic journals recently and has co-authorship of a chapter for medical textbook."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tidwell "Patient health and wellness is my top priority. I make sure to form strong relationships with my patients to create optimized plans for their care. Patients will always experience clear communication and respect when it comes to their goals and concerns. Whether the situation is simple or complex, I guide each care plan with each patient to achieve the most ideal results possible. "
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Tidwell does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Facial Fracture
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Georgia Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2009
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • West Virginia University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • West Virginia University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tidwell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tidwell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tidwell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tidwell to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)
Dr. Tidwell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Atlanta, GA |
Great doctor.
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Dr. Tidwell accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Delta Health System
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Tidwell has admitting privileges

Community Regional Medical Center
2823 Fresno St
Fresno, CA 93721
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