Orthopedic Surgeon and Hand & Wrist Doctor, Jeffrey J. Tiedeman, MD

Dr. Jeffrey J. Tiedeman is a skilled and compassionate doctor who can help you with any Hand, Shoulder & Elbow medical issue and get you feeling well.

Looking for a highly skilled and approachable physician to solve your shoulder and elbow issues? Dr. Tiedeman has a high level of expertise and skill and can get you back to enjoying your life once again.

Dr. Tiedeman


  • Undergraduate: Creighton University, Omaha, NE
  • Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
  • Residency: Creighton University/University of Nebraska Health Foundation, Omaha, NE
  • Fellowship: Orthopaedic Research, Creighton University/University of Nebraska Health Foundation, Omaha, NE
  • Fellowship: Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Professional Memberships & Certifications

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Nebraska Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Nebraska Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Mid-Central States Orthopaedic Society
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery

Current Academic Appointments

  • Clinical Assistant Professor Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Personal Interests:

Dr. Tiedeman and his wife of over 25 years have three children. He enjoys athletics including golfing, attending Creighton and University of Nebraska games. He is also a St. Louis Cardinals fan.


Fehringer, E.V.,Tiedeman, J., and McCarthy, J.A. “Bilateral Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release: Simultaneous Versus Staged Operative Intervention, Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery, Vol 18, No 3, Mar 2002, Pgs 316-321.

Rodgers, J., McCarthy, J., Tiedeman, J.: Functional Distal Interphalangeal Joint Splinting for Trigger Finger in Laborers: A Review and Cadaver Investigation. Orthopaedics, 1998.

Tiedeman, J: A Ten Year Old Girl With a Left Little Finger Deformity. Kirner’s Deformity. The American Journal of Orthopedics, Vol 24. #12, Dec 1995, Pgs 920-922.

Tiedeman, J, Garvin, K, Kile, T, and Connolly, J: The Role of a Composite, Demineralized Bone Matrix and Bone Marrow in the Treatment of Osseous Defects. Orthopaedics: 18:1153-1158, 1995.

Strates, BS., and Tiedeman, J: Contribution of Osteoinductive and Osteoconductive Properties of Demineralized Bone Matrix to Skeletal Repair. Eur J Exp Musculoskel Res. 2:61-67, 1993.

Tiedeman, J., and Neff, J.: Tumors of the Hands and Feet. Current Opin in Orthop. 3:774-776, 1992.

Tiedeman, J., and McGuire, M.: Compartment Syndrome. Trauma Talk Newsletter. AMI-St. Joseph Hospital at Creighton University Medical Center. Winter, 1992.

Tiedeman, J., Connolly, J., Strates, B., and Lippiello, L.: Treatment of Nonunion by Percutaneous Injection of Bone Matrix and Bone Marrow – An Experimental Study in Dogs. Clin. Orthop. 268:294-302, 1991.

Tiedeman, J., Huurman, W., Connolly, J., and Strates, B.: Healing of a Large Non-ossifying Fibroma After Grafting with Bone Matrix and Marrow – A Case Report. Clin. Orthop. 265-302-305, 1991. Connolly, J., Guse, R.,

Tiedeman, J., and Dehne, R.: Autologous Marrow Injection as a Substitute for Operative Grafting of Nonunions. Clin. Orthop. 266:259-270,1991.

Tiedeman, J., Lippiello, L., Connolly, J., and Strates, B.: Quantitative Roentgenographic Densitometry for Assessing Fracture Healing. Clin. Orthop. 253:279-286, 1990.

Tiedeman, J.: Bone Matrix and Marrow Injections Stimulate Fracture Healing. Orthopaedics Today 12:16-17, 1989. Connolly, J., Guse, R.,

Tiedeman, J., and Dehne, R.: Autologous Marrow Injection for Delayed Unions of the Tibia – A Preliminary Report. J. Orthop. Trauma 3:276-283, 1989.

Tiedeman, J., Strates, B., Lippiello, L., and Connolly, J.: Enhance Skeletal Healing by Percutaneous Injection of Bone Matrix and Bone Marrow. Surg. Forum 39:523-526, 1988.