Dr. Mark Wertheimer, MD

Dr. Mark Wertheimer, MD

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Dr. Mark Wertheimer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dubuque, IA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1965 and specializes in general surgery.

1000 Langworthy St

Dubuque, IA 52001

Contact Information

(563) 584-3490

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

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Dr. Wertheimer's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wertheimer performs Lung Surgery more than 55% of his peers

Dr. Wertheimer performs this procedure more than 55% of his peers

Vascular Disease
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Dr. Wertheimer treats Vascular Disease more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Wertheimer treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wertheimer treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Wertheimer treats this condition more than 45% of his peers

Dr. Wertheimer's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Mark Wertheimer, MD is a general surgery specialist in Dubuque, IA and has been practicing for 53 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry in 1965 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • University Utah
    Residency Hospital
  • 1974
    University Utah
    Fellowship Hospital
    1974
  • 1966
    University Utah
    Internship Hospital
    1966
  • 1965
    University Of Rochester School Of Medicine and Dentistry
    Medical School
    1965

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Poor bed side manor, Had a triple bypass, major problems, was shipped Madison, was told there I never should have even been opened up. Very poor Dr. Would NEVER recommend
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He took the time to evaluate and treat my daughter as well a sister get her care transferred to another hospital who provided excellent care. Really disappointed in other mds but this MD was very helpful and really cared
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provided excellent care to my daughter!
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Bad attitude and no knowledge of how to perform an AV fistula. Mine didn't work after 6 months of healing. He didn't transpose the vein out of the center of the arm so the dialysis nurses would have access to it with needles. They had about two inches of access to work with. This procedure is done...Read More
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Chester County Hospital

West Chester, PA

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