Dr. Thomas Winek, MD

Vascular SurgeryMaleAge 66

Dr. Winek
Accepting new patients

Fox Valley Surgical Associates

1818 N Meade St Ste 240 Appleton, WI 54911

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(920) 731-8131

Dr. Thomas Winek, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Appleton, WI and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Wisconsin School of Medicine medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with medical facilities ThedaCare Medical Center - Waupaca and Thedacare Regional Medical Center Appleton. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Winek to book an appointment.

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Dr. Winek's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winek performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Winek performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Venous Insufficiency
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winek treats Venous Insufficiency more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Winek treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Winek performs Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Winek performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Winek's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphedema
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Spider Veins
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Winek accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Balanced Blue Access-WI PPO
Balanced Blue Preferred-WI POS
Blue Access Network (Wisconsin) PPO
Blue Access w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI PPO
Blue Preferred (Select Network)-WI POS
Blue Preferred Network-WI
Blue Preferred Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Preferred Plus-WI POS
Blue Priority (Select Network)-WI
Blue Priority Plus w/ Pref Retail Clinics-WI POS
Blue Priority WI Network-WI
Blue Traditional Network-WI
Bronze Blue Access-WI PPO
Bronze Blue Preferred-WI POS
Bronze Blue Priority-WI POS
Catastrophic Blue Priority-WI
Gold Blue Access-WI PPO
Gold Blue Preferred-WI POS
Gold Blue Priority-WI POS
Lumenos plans - Blue Access-WI
Lumenos plans - Blue Preferred-WI
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Platinum Blue Access-WI PPO
Platinum Blue Preferred-WI POS
Platinum Blue Priority-WI POS
Silver Blue Access-WI PPO
Silver Blue Preferred-WI POS
Silver Blue Priority-WI POS
Well Priority-WI POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Winek's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Winek

4.0

Based on 7 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
14.285714285714286%
(1)
1 Star
14.285714285714286%
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (6)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (6)
  • Office environment (6)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Mix up with location . Didnt get me out of pain as promised. Very hard to get ahold of after surgery had to go to emergency room twice. Not very happy
What went well
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What could be improved
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Gary Grignon – Oct 31, 2019
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Dr. Winek is an excellent surgeon. He saved my life. This was an emergency surgery, and he explained the surgery and outcome in detail and answered questions with my family and was extremely thorough and cautious during my postoperative period.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Appleton – Apr 27, 2018
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Winek, MD is a Vascular Surgery Specialist in Appleton, WI and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

1990
Oreg Hlth Scis Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Oreg Hlth Scis Ctr
Residency Hospital
1982
Oreg Hlth Scis Ctr
Internship Hospital
1981
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine
Medical School
,

Awards

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What are Dr. Thomas Winek, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Winek frequently treats Port Placements or Replacements, Venous Insufficiency, and Arteriovenostomy for Renal Dialysis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Winek treats.

Where is Dr. Thomas Winek, MD's office located?

Dr. Winek's office is located at 1818 N Meade St Ste 240, Appleton, WI 54911. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Fox Valley Surgical Associates

Fox Valley Surgical Associates1818 N Meade St Ste 240 Appleton, WI 54911
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Practice

Thedacare Medical Center-waupaca800 Riverside Dr Waupaca, WI 54981
2

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Winek is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

ThedaCare Medical Center - Waupaca

Waupaca, WI

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

Thedacare Regional Medical Center Appleton

Appleton, WI

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Vascular Surgery Excellence Award™ (2019)