Affinity Medical Group announces addition of Dr. Sumit Ringwala to Mercy Medical Center
03 / 09 / 2012
Maria Nelson, Media Relations
Affinity Health System
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OSHKOSH, Wis. – Affinity Medical Group welcomes Dr. Sumit N. Ringwala into practice. Ringwala is now practicing at Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh. Ringwala is board-certified in interventional cardiology, cardiology and internal medicine. Ringwala is pleased to be practicing in the Oshkosh area, where he grew up.
He has a special interest in providing personalized care to patients with coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, hypertensive heart disease, heart failure and hyperlipidemia.
Ringwala earned his medical degree from University of Wisconsin Medical School in Madison, and completed his residency at University of Minnesota Department of Medicine. He earned his cardiology fellowship at University of South Florida and completed his interventional cardiovascular and endovascular fellowship at Dartmouth Hitchcock University Hospital.
Dr. Sumit N. Ringwala, cardiologist
For the Editor:
Affinity Health System, a faith-based regional health care network, is the Fox Valley’s second-largest employer, according to the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce & Industry. For the fourth consecutive year, Affinity has been named one of the nation’s top 64 health systems based on clinical performance according to Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of information and solutions to improve the cost and quality of health care. For ten consecutive years, Affinity Health System has been named to the SDI (formerly Verispan) Integrated Health Network Top 100, an annual assessment of the 100 most highly integrated health care networks in the nation. Both St. Elizabeth Hospital in Appleton and Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh rank among the top 1 percent of hospitals nationwide in terms of quality and efficiency, as determined by the 2007 Premier | CareScience Select practice National Quality Award. Members of Affinity include Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Health Foundation, Oshkosh; St. Elizabeth Hospital and the St. Elizabeth Hospital Foundation, Appleton; Affinity Medical Group, a regional network of 25 family practice and specialty clinics – 22 of which are recognized as NCQA Level III medical homes, the highest level of recognition – in 14 communities; Calumet Medical Center, Chilton; and Affinity Occupational Health.