Lead Physician
Dr. Teresa Smith-Knuppel is the lead physician at WellMed at Springtown Way in San Marcos, Texas. She graduated from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and completed her residency at Corpus Christi Family Practice Residency Program. At the same training facility, she completed a fellowship program, working in her specialty field of geriatrics.

Articles by Dr. Teresa Smith-Knuppel

Ask the Doc: “Superbugs”

  What is a “superbug?” To better understand a superbug, it’s best to first understand microbes. A microbe is something that we can’t see with our eyes. Microbes are found all over and include things such as bacteria. Most microbes are harmless, but some can cause infection. These infections sometimes must be treated with medications, […] Continue Ask the Doc: “Superbugs”