Dr. Paige Pennebacker, MD

Dr. Paige Pennebacker, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Paige Pennebacker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. He specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

West Coast Surgical Group

5953 17th Ave W

Bradenton, FL 34209
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

18  Conditions Treated

52  Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bowel Resection
  • Bowel Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Surgery
  • Excision
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Exploratory Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Intestinal Biopsy
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mastectomy
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Rectal Surgery
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Repair of Perineal Laceration
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Small Bowel Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Splenectomy
  • Tracheostomy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Pennsylvania State University Hershey Pa
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Waterbury Hosp/Yale U
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Yale University Affiliate/Waterbury Hospital Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Manatee County Medical Society Member Elect, 1996
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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I recently had a inguinal hernia procedure performed by Dr. Pennebacker. I was very pleased with everyone involved, from his staff to the Blake hospital outpatient staff. Dr. Pennebacker explained everything about the procedure to me. Very professional.
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Highly recommend without reservation Dr. Pennebacker, extremely knowledgeable and took excellent care of my lumpectomy with best results possible, his staff was really great as well. His credentials speak for themselves, he was kind and extremely supportive !
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Excellent doctor. Explains everything about the problem and explains everything about the procedure. I highly recommend him.
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