Dr. PenniAnn Whitten, MD

Dr. PenniAnn Whitten, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. PenniAnn Whitten, MD is a family medicine specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Marshall Medical School in 2002 and specializes in family medicine.

Caring for Families

13838 S 46th Pl Ste 125

Phoenix, AZ 85044
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • Bashas Benefit Trust
  • Benefit Concepts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Cigna
  • City of Mesa Health Plan
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net

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Dr. Whitten's Experience

Dr. Whitten's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Toenail Removal
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination


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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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.


  • West Virginia University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Marshall Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • York Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • York Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - Mercy Gilbert Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Whitten is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Whitten's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitten to family and friends
based on 14 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Whitten's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Phoenix, AZ
At 84 yrs. of age, I have experienced several primary care doctors. Dr. Whitten is by far one of the best! She is not only a skilled and knowledgeable doctor but she also cares about her patients. You wouldn't find anyone better!
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in Tempe
Went to see Dr Whitten yesterday for the first time since my primary Dr was out and I was truly impressed with her service. She was very kind caring and very detailed with the prognoses of my medical situation. I did not feel rushed and she addressed all my questions. I will definitely go back...more
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in Mesa, AZ
Dr Whitten is amazing and truly embodies what it means to be an MD. I have been seeing Dr Whitten for over 10+ years and drive clear across town to continue to see her. She is so kind, gentle, caring, patient, and LISTENS. She NEVER makes you feel like you are wasting her time.. When she walks in...more
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in Apache Junction, az
I have been seeing Dr. Whitten as long as she has been with Caring for Families. She always listens - and then takes into consideration what YOU want and she can do for you. She is a wonderful, caring physician.
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in Tempe, AZ
I do not know a more knowledgeable,caring physician. She takes care of both my wife and me. I am so grateful. The office staff is always so helpful. Hurrah! Way to go!
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