Dr. Peninnah Kumar, DPM

Dr. Peninnah Kumar, DPM

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Podiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
34 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Peninnah Kumar, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Hermitage, TN and has been practicing for 5 years. She specializes in podiatry, podiatry sports medicine, and more.Read her story

Neuhaus Foot and Ankle PC

3901 Central Pike Ste 353

Hermitage, TN 37076
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid of Tennessee
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board 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
Foot Conditions
normal
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

Plantar Fasciitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kumar treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 36% of her peers

Dr. Kumar treats this condition more than 36% 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
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 Callus
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Foot Pain
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

Care Philosophy

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
  • 2010
    Ohio College Of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School
    2010
  • 2006
    Alderson-Broaddus College
    Undergraduate School
    2006

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Various Techniques in Tarsal Coalition Resection, 2013

Dr. Kumar's Reviews

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Dr. Penny Kumar was referred to me by another doctor so I already felt she would do a good job. I have to say she did an excellent job. Her offices are located right off the interested (I-40) in Hermitage/Old Hickory. Parking is convenient. Her staff was very friendly and welcoming. Dr. Kumar was...Read More
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Excellent physician. Fully trust her medical opion and guidance. Four years ago treated a sever ankle sprain due to rolling foot from golf injury. Now taking care if proper foot care with orthotics to eliminate back pain. No need to see anyone else when it comes to your feet. Highly recommend...Read More
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Great!! Walking better. No pain and know what I can do to hopefully be free of pain
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Dr Kumar is an excellent physician. She LISTENS to her patients and stays involved in not only their podiatry needs, but also their overall health. She is always available and consistently provides exemplary care. I only wish I might have her as my ONLY physician.
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Dr Kumar performed Bunion surgery on my left foot in April. I followed all instructions on elevating, icing, and wound care. After 3 weeks I was back in a normal shoe and walking normal. After another week I was back at my F/T job which requires me to be on my feet on a concrete floor for 8 hrs a...Read More
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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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