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Mark A. Wurth, MD

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Practice Area

  • Pediatric Pulmonology
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  • About

    Dr. Mark Wurth is a pediatric pulmonologist at the UK Kentucky Clinic Pediatric Specialty Clinic. He is a native of Henderson, Ky. and completed his undergraduate work, a PhD and medical school at UK.

    Dr. Wurth’s clinical interests include severe asthma and phenotype driven therapeutics for asthma management, and he is currently section head of pediatric allergy and immunology. His research interests include understanding the immune response that drives mold allergy in severe asthma and allergic bronchopulmonary mycosis. In addition to his clinical work and research, Dr. Wurth teaches first year medical students about primary immunodeficiency diseases.

    Faculty Rank

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

    Degree

    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine

    Residency

    Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital

    Fellowship

    Allergy, Immunology and Pediatric Pulmonology, Vanderbilt University, School of Medicine, Nashville, Tenn.

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    American Board of Pediatrics

    American Board of Allergy and Immunology

  • Locations

    Pediatric Pulmonology

    Pediatric Specialty Clinic

    Kentucky Clinic building
    UK Kentucky Clinic
    Second Floor, Wing D, Room J201
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536
    Fax: 859-257-1888

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  • Clinical Interests

    • Immunology
    • Severe Asthma
    • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Mycosis
    • Phenotype Driven Therapeutics for Asthma Management
    • Pediatric Primary Immunodeficiency Conditions
    • Severe Eczema
    • Venom Allergies
    • Drug Allergy Evaluations
    • Environmental Allergies and Rhinitis
    • Food Allergies and Oral Food Challenge