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Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Male

Dr. Wetherington

Blount Memorial Physician Group

266 Joule St Alcoa, TN 37701

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Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Alcoa, TN. He specializes in pain medicine.


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(865) 984-3864

Dr. Wetherington accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wetherington's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wetherington treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Wetherington treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wetherington treats Spondylosis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Wetherington treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Steroid Injection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wetherington performs Steroid Injection more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Wetherington performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Epidural Steroid Injection

Dr. Wetherington's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Wetherington, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Alcoa, TN. He specializes in pain medicine.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Dr. Wetherington's Reviews

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Average Reported Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
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Dr. Wetherington is very professional he knew exactly what was causing the pain in my back - I can definitely trust him with future medical situations.
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I was very pleased with Dr. Wetherington that he knew right away what my problem was and had me appt. for surgery soon and I am doing very well his staff his very helpful and the waiting was under 15 min.
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My first visit was today and I was very impressed by his level of knowledge and compassion. He is very personable and honest and spent the time necessary to address my condition and concerns. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends.
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