Dr. Walter M Cholewczynski MD Surgeon

Dr. Walter Cholewczynski is a surgeon in Bridgeport, Connecticut and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lutheran Medical Center and Maimonides Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Lutheran Medical Center and one of 29 at Maimonides Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1992

Maimonides Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1997

University of Minnesota
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1997–1998

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

CT State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Use of Continuous Local Anesthetic Infusion in the Management of Postoperative Split-Thickness Skin Grafts Donor Site Pain.
Hernandez, J. L.,Savetamal, A.,Crombie, R. E.,Cholewczynski, W.,Atweh, N.,Possenti, P.,Schulz, J. T.


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