University of Nebraska Medical Center

Matt Kretschmar, MD

House Officer I

Matt Kretschmar, MD


Matt Kretschmar


Ashley, ND

Where did you go for undergraduate and medical school?

University of North Dakota

Career aspirations:

Pulmonology/critical care

What was your first job?

I worked as a carpenter during high school.

What is the furthest you've traveled from Omaha?


If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do?

I would be happy as a hunting guide or dog trainer.

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?

Go to a football game.

Most fond residency experience or memory up to this point?

Getting to know my fellow residents.