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Mark A Wigger, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine; Medical Director, Heart Transplant (Adults)

4.8 4.8 117 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Congestive Heart Failure and Transplant
Congestive Heart Failure
Heart Transplantation
Mechanical Circulatory Support
Heart Transplant

Board Certificates

Nephrology - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine, 2001


MD - East Tennessee State University, 1987
Fellowship - Oregon Health Sciences University, 1992
Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1991
Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1990
Internship - East Tennessee State University's James H. Quillen College of Medicine, 1988


Vanderbilt Heart
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
1215 21st Avenue South
5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232

Vanderbilt Heart Knoxville
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
900 East Oak Hill Avenue
Suite 600
Knoxville, TN 37917

1215 21st Avenue South
908 Oxford House
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
10. Off the chart!
Patient | February 2, 2017

Super professional & great M.D. & staff.
Patient | December 29, 2016

Dr. Wigger was god sent to me for my CHF.
Patient | December 16, 2016

Kept trying to tell him of recent issues & body changes, but kept saying "we are not here for that. I had gained almost 15 lbs. in a weeks time considering my heart issues I would think that's important. Also tried to tell him how my anxiety is above normal.
Patient | November 14, 2016

ALWAYS a very good experience.
Patient | October 24, 2016

I have recommend Dr. Mark Wigger to others.
Patient | October 17, 2016

Dr. Wigger is one of the best! (And that is of ALL the doctors I see.)
Patient | October 12, 2016

I've seen Dr. Wigger for 16 years. I would not trust my health care with anyone else.
Patient | September 23, 2016

Patient | September 22, 2016

We all want more time with our dr. don't we?
Patient | September 19, 2016

The realization of knowing that he cares & wants the best for my well being!
Patient | September 2, 2016

I would recommend him to anyone that needed a heart doctor he is the best.
Patient | August 22, 2016

These drs have treated me as family and like I matter.
Patient | August 15, 2016

Never any problems!
Patient | August 9, 2016

Since being with Dr. Wigger my quality of life has improved 100%. Though I still have heart failure I am able to do much more -
Patient | July 29, 2016

Excellent provider.
Patient | June 22, 2016

Everything was done in a timely fashion.
Patient | May 1, 2016

Dr. Wigger is the absolute model for any and all MD's a caring, thoughtful MD who's caring attitude is superior to all.
Patient | April 21, 2016

Dr. Wigger is the best.
Patient | March 3, 2016

Awesome doctor. Awesome job!!!
Patient | January 25, 2016