Dr. Michael Wert, MD

Critical Care Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
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Dr. Michael Wert, MD
Dr. Michael Wert, MD is a critical care medicine doctor who practices in Greensboro, NC. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Wert is affiliated with The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital.

Lebauer Healthcare

520 N Elam Ave

Greensboro, NC 27403

Contact Information

(336) 547-1700

Dr. Michael Wert, MD

Dr. Michael Wert, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Wert's Experience

Dr. Wert's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis


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  • Bronchoscopy
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Vandervilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Ala
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wert has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wert's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wert to family and friends
based on 32 total reviews (10 with comments)
Dr. Wert's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (10)
in Greensboro, NC |
Dr. Wert is a God send to my family. He is patient, professional, caring, and experienced. We are so happy we found him.
Greensboro, NC |
My doctor left this practice and I was referred to Dr Wert! I won't go back! He was very cold...does not look you in the eye, and doesn't listen. I left, feeling like I had thrown my money into the wind.
After months of test, xrays and having my breathing issues continually worsen Dr Wert pinpointed the problem on my first visit. Within 2 days I had remarkable improvement. I follow his directions and each day I am stronger and my breathing is getting back to normal. He is a no nonsense Dr who is definately on the mark. If you want to improve this is the Dr.to see.
in Greensboro |
I was referred to Dr wert for emphysema. My very first visit he stated I didn't have emphysema and he could take care of me. He then ordered tests, which clearly showed I have emphysema and then he says... Can't win em all. I don't find my disease funny. Over the course of a year he took me off of the medicines that worked and kept putting me on the ones that didn't work and then continually asked me why they weren't working. During every visit he would not make eye contact, he SQUINTED.
in Greensboro, NC |
One of the most dehumanizing experiences I've ever had. He spent 5 minutes listening to me (he talked over me and corrected me the entire time) and not once did he look me in the eye.
in Greensboro |
I was referred to Dr. Wert for emphysema. The very first time I met with him he told me I was ok and not to worry. He said it wasn't as bad as all that and he'd have me up and running around in no time. I was diagnosed with emphysema over 10 years ago. At this stage I am barely able to walk. He made these statements prior to ordering any tests. He made comments that reflected the fact that he had not even read my file!
in Greensboro, NC |
Dr Wert believes he knows everything including what is wrong with me BEFORE I tell him how I feel and BEFORE any tests are run. He was wrong. He spends all of the time telling me what I'm doing wrong and trying to put me on meds that I've already tried or cannot take. The entire time he's talking to me, he won't look at me. I stopped seeing him.
in Greensboro, NC |
Dr Wert doesn't seem to listen to me when I'm speaking to him. He has this idea that he's already figured out what's wrong and continually tries to tell me that I'm doing things wrong and then puts me on medications that don't work. I have been seeing him for some time and I'm not better off than when I first starting seeing him. After reading some of the reviews I can see why people feel the way they do. It's frustrating to go to someone that uses cooker cutter diagnoses.
in Kernersville, NC |
I have been a patient of Dr. Wert for several years. He treats me for several serious lung issues. He is very direct which I like. He is incredibly intelligent. An excellent Doctor!
in Greensboro North Carolina 27403 |
Dr Wert appeared to listen & concerned with what I had to say. Excellent beside manners. The only thing I did not like was that my insurance would not cover one of the medications that really seemed to be helping me. Instead I was put on Anoro which is not to be used on Asthma patients only COPD. It plainly states this on the instructions. It is not known to be safe on the Asthma. This very much has me concerned as it could possibly lead to death. The Incruse could have gotten a formulary accept
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Dr. Wert accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wert has admitting privileges

The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
1200 N Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27401
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