Dr. Kyle Glienke

Hospital Hero inspired by a superhero


Aurelia native Dr. Kyle Glienke is a busy man. One minute he’s examining patients, the next he’s called to an interview with newspapers encouraging the public to get the Covid vaccine. He was named an Iowa Hospital Association Hospital Hero in October, along with Dr. Garrett Feddersen for their leadership in Storm Lake during the Covid-19 pandemic. But during his […]

Feddersen, Glienke recognized as Hospital Heroes

Dr. Garrett Feddersen, medical director of emergency services and Dr. Kyle Glienke, chief of medicine/critical services, were recognized as 2021 Iowa Hospital Association Hospital Heroes at the Iowa Hospital Association annual virtual meeting on Oct. 6. Both doctors have been key leaders of Buena Vista Regional Medical Center during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Before many of us had ever heard of […]

Glienke earns F.A.C.P.

Dr. Kyle Glienke, Family Medicine Buena Vista, has officially earned the F.A.C.P. designation (Fellow of the American College of Physicians). Fellows of ACP are a distinguished group of doctors dedicated to continuing education in medical practice, teaching or research. Fellowship is an honorary designation given to recognize ongoing individual service and contributions to the practice of medicine. Dr. Glienke joined […]