Hospital welcomes new pulmonologist

South Peninsula Hospital welcomes pulmonologist Dr. Marek Martynowicz to the specialty clinic provider staff. His special medical expertise is in the management of interstitial lung diseases and special bronchoscopic techniques. He currently practices at Internal Medicine Associates in Anchorage.

Dr. Martynowicz attended medical school at the Silesian Medical Academy in Katowice, Poland. He completed his post-doctoral research fellowship at the Samuel Stratton Veteran’s Administration Medical Center and the Albany Medical College in Albany, N.Y.

He did his residency training at Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown, N.Y., and served as the chief resident. He completed fellowships in both pulmonary and critical care medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., and recently became board certified in sleep medicine.

Dr. Martynowicz will be providing monthly outpatient clinics at the SPH Specialty Clinic on Bartlett Street, and provide inpatient rounding and consults as requested. His first scheduled clinic in Homer is Dec. 15 and 16. Call 235-0310 for an appointment or more information.