Dr. Daniel Pennella, DMD

Dr. Daniel Pennella, DMD

Orthodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. Daniel Pennella, DMD is an orthodontics practitioner in Lexington, SC and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 2009 and practices orthodontics.Read his story

502 N Lake Dr

Lexington, SC 29072

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
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Dr. Pennella's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pennella "Dr. Dan Pennella is excited to have joined the team at The Braces Place. He has lived in over a dozen states across the country, but is proud to call Lexington his home. Dr. Pennella graduated Summa Cum Laude from Wake Forest University with a degree in Chemistry. While there, he was inducted into the prestigious Phi Beta Kappa honor society. After graduation, Dr. Pennella moved to Charleston to attend the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dental Medicine. He graduated as valedictorian of his dental class. After dental school, he was accepted into the Medical College of Virginia orthodontic residency program - one of the top orthodontic programs in the nation. He received excellent orthodontic training and obtained his orthodontic certification and master's degree. Dr. Dan Pennella has extensive experience with difficult interdisciplinary cases as a former member of the VCU Craniofacial/Facial Reconstruction Team. His orthodontic training includes Invisalign certification and experience with all of the latest orthodontic technologies. Dr. Pennella is committed to the Lexington community as an active member of the Lexington Chamber of Commerce, the Greater Columbia Dental Association, and Riverbend Community Church. Dr. Pennella met his wife, Kate, at the Medical University of South Carolina College of Dentistry. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with Kate and his is son Max. He also likes to cook, read, ski, and play golf."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pennella "I believe that excellent orthodontic care begins with open communication. I promise to speak candidly with you about diagnosis and treatment recommendations, any alternative treatments, and any symptoms present that may require further treatment. Working together, we can achieve a true partnership, with one common goal – helping you achieve a beautiful, confident smile."

1  Practice Areas

  • Orthodontics

7  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Spacing
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Overbite
  • Thumb Sucking
  • Underbite

6  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Wake Forest University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Pennella's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pennella to family and friends
98 total reviews (94 have comments)

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Dr. Pennella's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (94)

Fabulous as always! Mrs. Sandra and Dr. P were great about explaining everything. We will be back in December for round 1 with our little!
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Every experience is a wonderful experience with the Braces Place! We love the staff and how efficient and caring they are to their patients. They are by far the best in Lexington.
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We love the Braces Place. Quick in and out and always so helpful and thorough.
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Love this office. Very friendly. Low wait time. Questions are answered timely and with care. Great with patients of all ages.
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Excellent! The team at the Braces Place are the best! Friendly customer service and they treat you like family! Dr. Pennella is fantastic and provides exceptional orthodontic care! I enjoy my invisalign treatment and I highly recommend The Braces Place!
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