Author Archives: Matt Poteet, Pharm.D.

About Matt Poteet, Pharm.D.

Chief Operating Officer, The Compounding Pharmacy of America Matthew Poteet, Pharm.D. graduated with Honors from Lee University with a Bachelors of Science in Biological Science. After his undergraduate training, he completed the Doctor of Pharmacy program at Mercer University Southern School of Pharmacy, graduating in 2004. Dr. Poteet has spent much of his pharmacy career on staff at two of the most prestigious academic teaching hospitals in the Southeast; Emory University in Atlanta and Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville. At these institutions he received extensive experience and training in sterile products compounding. He returned home to East Tennessee in 2010, where he has held the position of Pharmacy Director at two sterile products pharmacies in Knoxville. Matthew lives in Knoxville with his wife, Chris. Dr. Poteet is Tennessee’s first Board Certified Anti-Aging Pharmacist by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Read More About Matthew Poteet, PharmD 

Can Testosterone Replacement Therapy Benefit Women?

Can TRT benefit women

Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) is a treatment typically marketed to men. However, women also produce testosterone, although in smaller amounts than men. When these levels dip below normal for women, it can negatively impact their health. TRT can be indicated for the treatment of low testosterone in women to improve their daily lives and overall […]

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Supporting Your Breast Cancer Treatment Plan With Quality Nutrition

Breast Cancer Support with Nutrition

Receiving news of a breast cancer diagnosis can be devastating. We as a society have made great strides in the early identification and treatment of breast cancer, but many uncertainties remain that persist through the process. Some of the most common questions that people have following a breast cancer diagnosis include: What stage is the […]

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What Really Causes Erectile Dysfunction? 5 Common Causes of ED

5 Common Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

No man wants to talk about it and there is a stigma associated with impotence which can make anyone shy. Although understandable, having that talk is quite necessary and can actually be a matter of life and death. Speaking to one’s doctor about the common causes of ED (Erectile Dysfunction) is important because it could […]

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Learning That Your Lung Cancer Is “Inoperable”

Learning Your Lung Cancer is Inoperable

A diagnosis of any type of cancer can be devastating, but learning that your lung cancer is inoperable can make the situation seem hopeless. During the course of testing, diagnosis, and grading of cancer, you will likely encounter terminology you do not understand. Knowing your options and how to proceed following a diagnosis of an […]

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How Testosterone Replacement Therapy for Men Can Transform Your Life

Testosterone Replacement Therapy

What Is Testosterone? Before we dive into testosterone replacement therapy, or TRT, let’s start with the basics – what is testosterone and how does it work in the body? Testosterone is a hormone produced primarily in the testicles, however; women also produce some level of this hormone – just in smaller degrees. It helps maintain […]

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Treating Gout Pain with Compounded Pain Creams

Treating Gout Pain w Compounded Pain Creams

Gout is a complicated medical condition that usually affects the feet. It begins with too little uric acid being eliminated out of the body. Excess uric acid in the body builds up and forms crystals in the joints, causing swelling and pain. The pain that typically accompanies sudden gout attacks is intense and can feel […]

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Don’t Ignore Erectile Dysfunction

Don’t Ignore Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is a complex medical condition that might entail much worse symptoms than the inability to perform and enjoy sex. It’s essential for men of all ages past puberty to understand what this condition entails and what it could mean for overall health. In many cases, erectile dysfunction can be an indication of a […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Allergy Medicine for Dogs

Everything You Need to Know About Allergy Medicine for Dogs

Many people contend with allergy symptoms from various causes, such as tree pollen, grass, dust, and low-quality air. However, many people do not realize their pets may struggle with allergy symptoms as well. With a little help, pet owners can learn how to identify the symptoms of allergies in their pets and how to treat […]

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Knowing What to Ask About Erectile Dysfunction

What You Want to Know (But Don’t Want to Ask): Erectile Dysfunction

Sexual health is a cornerstone of personal wellbeing, and many men throughout the U.S. struggle with erectile dysfunction but are uncomfortable broaching the situation with their doctor. If this common issue is affecting your daily life, know that it’s a common issue – even if people are reluctant to talk about it. Here are some […]

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Are You Among Those at Increased Risk for Colorectal Cancer?

Are You Among Those at Increased Risk for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer, or cancer of the large intestine (colon) and rectum, is the second-leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. The rising prevalence of colorectal cancer leads to a few important questions. Who is most at risk for colorectal cancer? How do you know if you are at risk? Can you do anything […]

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