Vascular/General Surgeon Joins Hospital

Alex Tretinyak, MD 

Appleton Medical Center Welcomes Alexander Tretinyak, MD

Alexander Tretinyak, MD, is now on the medical staff at Appleton Medical Center as a vascular/general surgeon. He specializes in procedures for aneurysms, vein problems and peripheral artery disease. He is a member of Fox Valley Surgical Associates.

Board certified in vascular and general surgery and also registered in vascular ultrasound, Dr. Tretinyak graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the University of St. Thomas. He earned his medical degree at the University of Minnesota, where he also pursued his residency training in general surgery. He completed a vascular surgery fellowship at the University of Chicago. Dr. Tretinyak was a recipient of the Top Doctor award in vascular surgery for 2008, 2012 and 2013 by Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine. His professional affiliations include the Society for Vascular Surgery and Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society.

When he’s not working, Dr. Tretinyak likes to keep active through sports and time spent with his busy family.

Appleton Medical Center (AMC) is a 160-bed acute care hospital that opened in 1958. In addition to general medical and surgical care, services include the Appleton Heart Institute, which was the first and most advanced cardiac care program to be established north of Madison and Milwaukee more than 30 years ago. Other specialized services include a fully staffed emergency department, birthing services, the Groth Surgery Center, and the Martha Siekeman Cancer Center and ThedaCare Cancer Care, which includes radiation oncology, CyberKnife®, TomoTherapy™ and stereotactic radiotherapy and radiosurgery. Appleton Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center by the national Society of Chest Pain Centers.

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