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Gastroenterologist (digestive)
26 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Penny Turtel is Good. Dr. Turtel has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Penny Turtel, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • She has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Turtel graduated from Cornell University, New York. She has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2000 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)


Dr. Turtel has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Jersey Shore University Medical Center 
  • Monmouth Medical Center 


  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Penny S Turtel MD is a female Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Penny S. Turtel practice?
Dr. Penny Turtel has 1 office location.
Dr. Penny Turtel practices Gastroenterology near Oakhurst, NJ.
See Oakhurst Gastroenterologists.