Daniel Tvedten, MD

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

Undergraduate     St. Cloud State university, St. Cloud, MN
1980-1985
B.A. ChemistryGraduated
Magna Cum Laude

 

Medical School    University of Minnesota Medical School,
Minneapolis, MN
M.D. 1985-1989

 

Internship  Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA  1989-1990,
General Surgical Internship

 

Residency  Naval Medical Center, Oakland CA  1991-1995,
Orthopedic Surgery

 

CURRENT POSITIONS

Staff Orthopedic Surgeon – Northland Orthopedic Associates,SC
Staff Orthopedic Surgeon – St. Mary’s Hospital

 

COMMITTEES

*      ACLS Instructor

*      Medical Executive Committee

*      Pain Clinic Committee

*      Quality Improvement Committee

*      Director Surgical Services, 2002

 

LICENSURE

Medical License:    State of Wisconsin,
Expires 10/31/2003

 

Board Certification:        Board Certified,
 American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, July 16, 1998

 

Societies:    American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons
Wisconsin Orthopedic Society
Oneida County
Medical Society

 

MILITARY SERVICE

Commissioned        Ensign, November 25, 1985

Promoted to LCDR  August 1, 1995


 

MILITARY APPOINTMENTS

*      Staff orthopedic surgeon, 29 Palms Naval Hospital,29 Palms, CA September 1995

*      Department Head, Orthopedic Surgery, 29 Palms Naval Hospital
December 1995

*      Assistant Director of Surgical Services

*      Batallian Surgeon, 3rd CEB, USMC, Okinawa, Japan, 1990-91.

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

·        U.S. Jaycee Scholarship, 1980

·        St. Cloud State University Chemistry Scholarship, 1983-1985

·        Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship, 1986-1989

·        Navy Achievement Medal, 1990,

·        Emergency Medicine Intern of the Year

·        Gold Star in lieu of Navy Achievement Medal (2nd award), 1995

·        Recipient Orthopedic Surgery Resident Research Award, 1995

·        Navy Unit Commendation, Operation Fiery Vigil, 1991

·        Humanitarian Award, Earthquake relief, California Bay area, 1989

PUBLICATIONS

Tvedten DE, Sharkey PF:Patellar Alignment after Total Knee Arthroplasty: Orthopedic Transactions(JBJS),17:426, 1993

 

Barrack RL, Floqueras A, Munn B, Tvedten DE,Sharkey PF:Pelvic Lysis at 5-8 years with a Porous-coated Hemispherical screw fixe acetabular component.  Orthopedic Transactions (JBJS), 19:319, 1995

 

PRESENTATIONS

“Patellar Alignment after Total Knee Arthroplasty” AOA Residents Conference, Seattle, WA, March 1993 Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons, Colorado Springs, CO, December 1992

                                                                      

 Patellofemoral Mechanics in Total Knee Arthroplasty” Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons, Bethesda, MD, December 1993.

 

“Five Year Clinical and Radiographic Follow-up of the LSF Total Hip Arthroplasty” Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons, Hilton Head, SC, November 1994

 

“Carpal Tunnel View:  Is it indicated in the Work-Up of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?” Society of Military Orthopedic Surgeons, Vail, CO, December 1995.

 

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

*      Kiwanis Fire Arm Safety Instructor

*      Assistant Soccer Coach