Dr. Brent Pennington, MD

Dr. Brent Pennington, MD

Dermatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
(9)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brent Pennington, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Nashville, TN. He is 43 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

397 Wallace Rd Ste 402

Nashville, TN 37211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Skin Cancer
very high
more than 96% of peers
Basal Cell Carcinoma
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
12

Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Keloid Scar
  • Melanoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
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Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Mohs Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.

Education

  • Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St Vincents Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Vanderbilt University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pennington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pennington's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pennington to family and friends
4.1
based on 9 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Pennington's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Nashville, TN |
Had mohs procedure 2015 excellent results. Scar almost non -existent
Claymont, DE |
Terrible bedside manner and attitude. This was reflected by all the staff who look miserable and did not want to be there. I will not be returning. Absurd waiting times!!
in Clarksville, Tn |
Dr. Pennington and his staff are wonderful. I have full confidence in his judgement.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Pennington accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Pennington has admitting privileges

Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center
391 Wallace Rd
Nashville, TN 37211
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