Tyler Hitchler MD


Tyler Hitchler

Fremont, NE

Where did you go for Undergraduate and Medical School?

Career aspirations?
Primary care - clinician vs hospitalist vs traditionalist

What was your first job?
Detasseling corn

What is the furthest you've travelled from Omaha?
Went to Germany/Austria/Switzerland with high school German Honor Society

If you couldn't work in medicine, what would you do?
High school teacher/coach or personal trainer/nutritionist

Best thing to do in Nebraska if you only had one day?
A full fall Saturday in Lincoln with my wife and kids: donuts and coffee at LaMar's for breakfast, walk around UNL/downtown, lunch at La Paz and then an afternoon Nebraska football game or volleyball match with a Runza double cheeseburger and ice cream on the way home.

Most fond residency experience or memory up to this point?
Not any one moment in particular; I really enjoy working with all of the residents/students in IM so far.