University of Nebraska Medical Center

Matt Kretschmar, MD

House Officer II

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.