Dr. Sara Penn, MD

Dr. Sara Penn, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
Age 40
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Sara Penn, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Boston, MA. She is 40 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

133 Brookline Ave

Boston, MA 02215

Contact Information

(617) 421-1000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Penn performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Arthritis
high
more than 89% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
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Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Joint Drainage
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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.

Education

  • U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Penn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Penn does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Penn and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Penn's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Penn to family and friends
4.1
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Penn's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Boston, MA |
Dr. Penn is excellent. She is attentive, thoughtful, caring, open-minded and very solution-oriented. I am very thankful to have her. Couldn't ask for better.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Penn accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Penn has admitting privileges

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Ave
Boston, MA 02215
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Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital
1153 Centre St
Boston, MA 02130
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