Dr. Robert Penney, MD

Dr. Robert Penney, MD

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Age 69
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Dr. Robert Penney, MD is a family medicine specialist in Burlington, VT and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in family medicine.

789 Pine St Ste 2

Burlington, VT 05401

Contact Information

(802) 864-0693

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

165  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Vermont.

1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (9/2/2015)
    Action Taken: Consent Order
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Vermont
2 Board Actions
  • Unprofessional Conduct (9/15/2016)
    Action Taken: Termination of an Agreed Order without restrictions, terms, and/or conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Vermont
  • Unprofessional Conduct (10/14/2015)
    Action Taken: Other
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Vermont

Education

  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Deaconess Hospital SUNY Buffalo
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Deaconess Hospital SUNY Buffalo
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Penney's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Penney

2.2

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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A very good GP. Dr Penney has worked with me over many years to stabilize my blood pressure.
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Jan 10, 2018
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I did not know there were doctors as cold and rude as Dr Penney. I left feeling like my integrity was dishonored. Never again.
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Patricia in South Burlington, VT – Sep 20, 2017
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I have been seeing Dr Penny for over 20 years. I am a 72 year old male with a family history of heart problems. We worked together to land on a dosage of pills that control my blood pressure. I have always felt great. I continue to swim for exercise and keep my weight under control. I would not...Read More
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Allan Nicholls in Ferrisburgh VT – Aug 10, 2017
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Dr Penny was absolutely dismissive. I saw him at the community health center when my regular physician was not working. He was cold, unresponsive and in my opinion very disrespectful. I thought going to a stranger the CHC would be better than urgent care. I made a mistake
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Grace in South Burlington, VT – Jul 02, 2017
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Dr. Penney was completely dismissive of my condition when l was unable to see my primary Doctor, Dr. Bellomo. I was so unimpressed and adverse so having to seeing Dr. Penney again, yesterday, that faced with the the same scenario again of not being able to see my primary Doctor- l chose UVM...Read More
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Nancy Gunther in South Burlington, VT – Sep 17, 2016
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