Dr. William Pennington Jr, MD

Dr. William Pennington Jr, MD

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Age 67
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Dr. William Pennington Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1976 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 400

Birmingham, AL 35243

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Pennington Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pennington Jr performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pennington Jr performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pennington Jr performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Pennington Jr performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Stomach Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pennington Jr performs Stomach Surgery more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Pennington Jr performs this procedure more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Pennington Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastrotomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obesity
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Stomach Surgery

About Me

Biography

Dr. William Pennington Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1976 and specializes in general surgery, bariatric surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Baptist Medical Education
Residency Hospital
1976
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1976

Awards

Dr. Pennington Jr's Reviews

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Saved my life!!!!
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Very good experience. Dr. Pennington was thorough and took the time to pray with me before surgery. I had a quick recovery and he took personal interest in me and my family. Highly recommend. My husband needs an appointment now and his staff has been very kind to tolerate my calling multiple...Read More
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Excellent surgeon and very caring and kind.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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