Dr. Tidwell completed her BS in Nursing at Emory University in 1991. She worked as a Neonatal Nurse prior to attending medical school at The Medical College of Georgia where she graduated in 1998. She completed OB GYN Residency at Wake Forest University in 2002 and returned to her hometown of Columbus, GA to practice. She is a 2017 graduate of the Physician Executive MBA program at Auburn University. She is married to Chris Tidwell, a Pulmonary Physician and they have one Daughter Morgan. Dr. Tidwell enjoys gardening, baking, reading and traveling.