Dr. Brian Penton, MD

Dr. Brian Penton, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Brian Penton, MD is a nephrology specialist in San Luis Obispo, CA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

84 Santa Rosa St Ste A

San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

Contact Information

(805) 548-8585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Penton performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
normal
more than 70% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
more than 69% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
normal
more than 67% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
36

Conditions Treated

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2

Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Penton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Penton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Penton to family and friends
4.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Penton'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
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

With as many health complications as my Mom has, most doctors/specialists are too overwhelmed to even know where to begin. In 2015, we almost lost her due to kidney failure and lack of proper treatment from other physicians. Thankfully, we were connected to Dr. Penton; and along with an amazing...more
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