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Dr. Peninnah Kumar, DPM

Dr. Peninnah Kumar, DPM

Podiatry ·  Female · Age 35


Dr. Peninnah Kumar, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 6 years. She specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.


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(615) 649-5478

Dr. Kumar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Tricare
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Tricare
Medicaid of Tennessee
Tenncare
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kumar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprains and Strains
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Ankle Sprains and Strains more than 89% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 89% of her peers

Foot Conditions
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Foot Conditions more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Kumar's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bone Spur
  • Bunion
  • Bunionette
  • Burning Feet Syndrome
  • Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
  • Corn
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Diabetic Ulcers
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Callus
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • High Arch
  • Ingrown Toenail
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neuromas
  • Neuropathy
  • Paronychia
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Ulcer of Foot
  • Warts

About Me

My love of medicine and surgery brought me to the important and ever changing field of Podiatry. That love has grown into a passion to really help patients find the root of their foot issues and explore the best option to get them on the path to a healthy and enjoyable life. 

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Pediatric Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Foot Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine

Education

2013
Atlanta Va Hosp
Residency Hospital
2013
American Board Of Podiatric Medicine
2010
Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
2006
Alderson-Broaddus College
Undergraduate School
2013
2013
2010
2006

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Various Techniques in Tarsal Coalition Resection, 2013

Dr. Kumar's Reviews

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I was struggling with foot pain for many years. Could not consider walking as an excercise because I will end up in stress fracture. Dr.Kumar recommended some exercises for the foot, proper shoes & insoles & now with proper foot support, I have been able to walk as a daily excercise. I have...Read More
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Excellent care pulled my husband thru 16 months of post op care she had acquired. Dr Kumar was in constant contact with us with lab Result n medication changes. Her knowledge and caring manner has pulled us through a very long n trying recovery process we are most grateful n blessed to have...Read More
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Dr. Kumar is the best! Very caring and really listens to the patient. Would definitely recommend her to others.
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Dr Kumar is very friendly and knowledgeable and does a great job in making sure her patients are well taken care of and as comfortable as possible given the reason for a visit. All office staff does an excellent job in making sure you understand all procedures and answer any questions before...Read More
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Our first visit went great! Office staff friendly and helpful. Dr. Kumar was very friendly and informative. Her assistant was friendly and very helpful. We definitely recommend Dr. Kumar and her staff for all podiatry needs.
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