Dr. Mark Wert

Emergency Medicine
Winchester, TN
32 years experience male

Locations

Companycare, PC

Winchester, TN

Address

209 S Jefferson St, 1044, Winchester, TN
Directions

Fax

(931) 915-1211

CompanyCare, PC

Winchester, TN

Harton Regional Medical Center

Tullahoma

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Emergency Medicine

Aesthetic Medicine

General Practice

Occupational Medicine

Urgent Care

Licenses

United States: Alabama, Illinois, Ohio, Tennessee

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

55 Answers
28 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
ER follow up : First, be sure your er did a pregnancy test. If not get one asap. Additional history and a one on one evaluation is appropriate. Multiple factors m... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Post Mastectomy: Good question! if you were initially released from the surgeon's care, even for cancer, your primary care physician or oncologist should be able to h... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Irregular period: First take a pregnancy test. I worry about pregnancy first, including an ectopic pregnancy since you have had a procedure in the past. If not you ma... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Abnormal Labs: I would love to help. However, without more specific information it is irresponsible of me to comment. That said i would be happy to help if you can... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Oramorph: You are on some stout narcotic analgesic. This is likely a side effect and should be discussed with your prescribing physician or pain specialist. I... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Chest congestion: I see you are young and on amoxicillin. First the cold weather fishing is not necessarily linked. You likely have a simple bronchitis, presuming you... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Pregnancy Tests: A urine pregnancy test is sufficient. Consider one week after missed scheduled period. Good luck :-).
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Menses and OCP: If you are not pregnant, given your age if you are an athlete or physically fit, this is certainly a possibility. While not necessarily common it ce... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Loose tooth: Hitting the tooth and loosening it is not uncommon. Generally if allowed to stay in position and without further trauma you should be fine. Follow-u... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
No: Question one: why are you taking Valium 20 mg per dose in first place. Maximum recommended dose is 10 mg three times a day. Two: why are you on tr... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Possible/unlikely: While an adnexal mass caused a large ovarian cyst can be felt with Hands on exam and in theory during intercourse, it's very unlikely that's what was ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Blood draw anxiety: It is perfectly normal to not want people to chase after you with sharp objects. It would seem you have a rather robust vagal and anxiety response. ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Morning after use.: In short, multiple uses won't effect effectiveness. I would discuss a better family planning program jointly with your girlfriend and her OB/Gyn or F... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Home remedy for rash: Aloe and oatmeal soaps and baths are helpful. Ultimately it depends on the cause of your pruritis (itching). Many causes are due to underlying aller... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Alcohol w/draw: While the alcohol is out of your aunt's system, delayed effects of withdraw may be present. Further, she has been self medicating in all likelihood w... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Prozac (fluoxetine) ; Chamomile: The simple answer is yes. Enjoy your cup of tea.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Miss period w/blood: No you should not worry. First you need to find out if you are pregnant. This could be a miscarriage or signs of bleeding associated with an early p... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Red Bull gives u...: Prima fasciae the answer is no. I would twist the question to ask, "why do you ask?" and "why do you drink red bull." further, one might ask do you... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Getting pregnant: While it only takes one of your soldiers to find his target the odds if well wiped is unlikely. However, one can become pregnant with penetration eve... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
CT v US for liver: You stated a ct showed a hepatic hemangioma seven years ago and you had an us showing a "spot" on your liver recently. I will assume you had an order... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Pylonephritis...: Blood, protein and nitrates persistent in the urine under any circumstances is concerning. Following acute infections, it is of even more concern. P... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Toxoplasmosis: Any dry feces can aerosolize and cause disease whether dog, cat, opossum...Etc. The vision related complaint relative to feces is most commonly conce... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Must I wait?: As a rule, i ask my patients to wait for one normal cycle before trying again. Technically there is no requirement to wait before trying again after ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Bumps: Hard to say. Multiple possibilities from folliculitis from shaving to insect bites to dermatitis. Given you are a sexually active young female who i... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
BP variances: This is ok. Your BP of 125 systolic is technically prehypertensive but your 109/72 is excellent. Since your heart rate goes up and blood pressure go... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Growling stomach: Stress could certainly play a part in stomach and intestinal issues. So can diet and other issues. I really need more information to help. I would ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Migraines and Sinus: Migraines and sinus headaches are sometimes related as a sinus headache can trigger a migraine. I think you first need to address the possibility of ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
PVCs and pregnant: This is a hard question without additional information. I would ask you to consult your ob. This is not normal. Potential causes include too much c... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Plan B: Plan b is not intended as a primary contraceptive method and does not protect against sexually transmitted disease. That said, it is designed exactly... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Water in ear: First off, i recommend never putting anything smaller than your elbow in your ear. You need to verify that the cotton swab is intact and you didn't l... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Yes...but: The short answer is yes. But you should complete the course of therapy or return to your doctor if you don't tolerate it. You also run the risk of p... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Irregular Menses: A lot of factors effect your length of and "heaviness" of a woman's monthly cycle. Teenage, body weight, exercise and athletic training, thyroid, med... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
NSAID use: Acetaminophen can be used in conjunction with NSAIDs simultaneously or in a staggered fashion as long as you don't exceed individual dosage and aggreg... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
See your family doc: I short there is no good way for me to answer without a proper history and physical exam. Falls in the category of PSPN. Possibly something, possibl... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Well...flaccid means: The penis is interesting in a number of ways. A flaccid penis is not hard in any way. There are two main veins that you can identify on either side ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Miscarriage: Unfortunately this could be normal or grossly abnormal. I feel a visit with your fp or gyn is in order. Barring that visit the er.
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Yes: Wash, cut or crush. Some benefits lost during cooking.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Butt bump bad: You should have it evaluated. It painful, red, hot or swollen could be abscess, pilonidal cyst, or other things. If around anus it may be hemorrhoid... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Go to Emergency Room: In the Emergency Department, we see a great deal of dental problems chronic and acute. If your symptoms include an inability to open your mouth, swal... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Not all buzzes equal: 1.5 oz of liquor, 4-5 oz wine, 12 oz beer in US has generally same alcohol content. While controversial no alcohol is probably best but generally acce... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Intestinal yeast: Typically a result of antibacterial agents, immune disorders, or dietary issues, the cure often depends in part on cause. If you are not on antibioti... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Missing pills...BCP: Birth control pills act primarily by suppressing ovulation. Even varying when you take the pill as little as 6-12 hours in some low dose pills can al... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Bleeding post US: My first concern is why you had the us in the first place. As a complication of us the answer is no this is not right. Consult you fp or ob/gyn. Th... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Metformin in OB/Gyn: Metformin is utilized in treatment of polycystic ovarian disease/syndrome. Look-up .https://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-s... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Benadryl (diphenhydramine): Good question. Many people don't realize that you can overdose on Benadryl by taking oral medication and using topical agents containing diphenhydram... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Can't Breath: Wow what a question. Unfortunately without more information, i can't tell you. It depends on circumstances at the time of your shortness of breath. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Weight loss ; jeans: First off is your weight loss intentional? Easiest answer is new jeans or tighter belt. If weight loss is unintentional and your are not sick or wit... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Umbilical pain: Yes. That said so can a number of other things. Make sure you are not pregnant, have no fevers and no other major symptoms or findings. Stay hydrat... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Enemas: Using the enema bag specifically designed for such? The answer is yes but. Generally the otc fleets or saline enemas are more than sufficient. Anyt... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Wert
Emergency Medicine 32 years experience
Mystery rash: Without a picture a diagnosis is difficult. It is first useful to know of you have exposure to cats and kittens as ring worm (a fungal infection) can... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wert is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Wert is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I have not seen a Dr about these headaches they are very painful I wil
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Thanks for your quick reply! Ive taken a pregnancy test when I was about 3 days late it was negati
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Thanks for your quick reply! I am not taking tramadol now I forgot to remove it. Oops. Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

The Ohio State University College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 1991MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, the Nashville Region - Spring
2017
Thought Leader, Second Place, the Nashville Region - Spring
2017
Top Emergency Medicine Specialist, First Place, Tennessee - Spring
2017

Affiliations

Apollo MD
Southern Medical Association
American Medical Association
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