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 RankAssistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Kentucky, College of Medicine
Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital
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
- 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