Dr. Jim Tidwell Joins Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery - Owensboro Health

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Published on April 22, 2015

Owensboro Health welcomes Dr. Jim Tidwell to Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Dr. Jim Tidwell is a board certified plastic surgeon joining Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery with broad training and experience in specialized microsurgical techniques.

Dr. Tidwell earned a bachelor's degree in microbiology at Brigham Young University, an MD at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and did his residency training in general and plastic surgery at Scott & White/Texas A&M Health Science Center. Dr. Tidwell completed a fellowship in hand, aesthetic and microsurgery at the University of Nevada. He also did fellowship training in microsurgical reconstruction in Belgium and Taiwan.

Prior to joining Owensboro Health, Dr. Tidwell practiced for two years as an assistant professor at Scott & White/Texas A&M Health Science Center during which time he served as associate program director of the Scott & White Plastic Surgery Residency Training Program.

Dr. Tidwell is married with three children and enjoys hiking, camping, kayaking and biking with his family. He is an Eagle Scout and is fluent in Spanish.

Dr. Tidwell joins Dr. Janae Maher to provide exceptional cosmetic and reconstructive surgery services.

For more information about Dr. Tidwell, call Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at 270-688-3700.

About Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health is a nonprofit health system with a mission to heal the sick and to improve the health of the communities it serves in Kentucky and Indiana. The system includes Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, nationally recognized for design, architecture and engineering and the only hospital in the world to be designated a Signature Sanctuary by Audubon International, Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital, the One Health medical group comprising over 180 providers in 25 locations, a certified medical fitness facility, and the Mitchell Memorial Cancer Center. Owensboro Health has been recognized for outstanding care, safety and clinical excellence by The Joint Commission, U.S. News & World Report and Becker’s Hospital Review. As the largest employer west of Louisville, Owensboro Health has 4,088 employees, and in FY 2015 saw 18,380 inpatient admissions and 823,072 outpatient encounters. A committed community partner, Owensboro Health provided grants of $702,924 in the last year to health, social service, education and arts agencies across the region. For more information, visit owensborohealth.org.