Dr. John Penta, MD

Dr. John Penta, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. John Penta, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Louisville, KY. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

3950 Kresge Way Ste 303

Louisville, KY 40207

Contact Information

(502) 897-2531

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pap Smear Abnormalities
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteopenia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Penta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

55  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Louisville School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Penta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Penta's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Penta to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Penta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Absolutely the worst period. I wouldn't even recommend this doctor for my worst enemies. Never once was he on time for an appointment, minimum 1:30-2 hour wait what's even the point of an appointment? Literally has no concern or care for his patient. Thank god we had our baby on the weekend and had...more
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This is my first pregnancy and I had to move from California to Kentucky half way through my pregnancy. I was nervous I would not like Penta over my old doctor, but he is by far the greatest doctor I have ever had, and I would not go anywhere else as long as I am in Louisville. He is very kind and...more
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He is the nicest and most gentle male doctor I have ever seen and he makes you feel completely comfortable.
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