An Echols Scholar and distinguished graduate of the University of Virginia, Dr. Tidey earned his medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Maryland. He then went on to complete a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at George Washington University, while conducting research at the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Tidey has held professional roles at the University of Texas where he authored numerous papers, abstracts, and book chapters. He has lectured extensively on topics related to infertility and reproductive endocrinology and received University of Texas’s Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Prior to joining SGF Richmond, Dr. Tidey served as Medical Director of the Virginia IVF and Andrology Center, which he co-founded in 1998. Since its inception, the Center has maintained its status as one of the country’s most successful IVF facilities. Dr. Tidey developed and directed the area’s first anonymous oocyte donation program, and he is responsible for the first frozen oocyte pregnancy in central Virginia.
Dr. Tidey specializes in the medical and surgical management of infertility and reproductive endocrinology including IVF, ICSI, PGD, robotic tubal reversal, and minimally invasive surgical treatment of fibroids, adhesions, endometriosis, and uterine abnormalities. He currently serves as a Clinical Professor in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Medical College of Virginia.
He is a member of the Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists, Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology, American Society for Reproductive Medicine, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Richmond Academy of Medicine.
In his leisure time, Dr. Tidey enjoys golf, squash, snow skiing, cooking, reading, and traveling with his wife and two sons. Dr. Tidey sees SGF patients in the Richmond – Stony Point and Richmond – Henrico Doctors’ – Forest locations.