Dr. Walter Cholewczynski, MD

Dr. Walter Cholewczynski, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Walter Cholewczynski, MD is a general surgery specialist in Stratford, CT and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School in 1991 and specializes in general surgery, critical care surgery, and more.Read his story

2900 Main St

Stratford, CT 06614

Contact Information

(203) 378-5576

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hernia Repair
more than 5% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
more than 5% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Cholewczynski's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cholewczynski "I grew up in Maryland. I completed my surgery training in Brooklyn, NY. I assisted in starting up a new trauma center at Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn in 1999. Since 2004 I have lived and practiced surgery in Bridgeport, CT."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cholewczynski "Provide care to all patients with general surgical, traumatic, and wound related conditions."

3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*

17  Conditions Treated

21  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Maryland, College Park
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • New York University-Bellevue Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Maimonides Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • University Of Minnesota Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cholewczynski has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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