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About Dr. Douglas M Pennington

Dr. Douglas M Pennington, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Jacksonville, FL. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Pennington is affiliated with Baptist Medical Center Beaches and Memorial Hospital Jacksonville. Dr. Pennington has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

39 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas M Pennington is Excellent. Dr. Douglas M Pennington has been rated by 39 patients. From those 39 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Douglas M Pennington is 4.5 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Family Medical Center Southside

1906 Southside Blvd
Jacksonville, FL 32216
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Specialties

Dr. Douglas M Pennington has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Douglas M Pennington has the following 6 expertise

  • Contraception
  • Influenza
  • Immunization
  • Family Planning
  • Check-up
  • Weight Loss

Dr. Douglas M Pennington has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Four Stars

almost impossible to speak to someone on the phone. Messages go unanswered

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G

Great doctor, absolutely horrible office staff.

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Five Stars

I do not have a problem with the doctor his staff never calls you back I waited 4 weeks to get a referral and I have been waiting 3 days now about a perscription the doctor ordered that I can't afford asked his assistant to please see if the doctoc could come up with a less expensive one still waiting to here from her I have called evere day for the past three days and since it is a main medication that I need if I wind up going into a coma from her not responding to my phone call guess whats goin to happen

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Very warm atmosphere, nice doctors.
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The best

He is the best doctor I have been to in my 70 years. He is kind, cares about yoou and helps you anyway possible. He is always right and knows what he is doing and where to send you. I would never go to another doctor after meeting him.

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2014, 2015, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City

    Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Pennington is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

  • Jacksonville Health Ed Prog

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Douglas M Pennington accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AvMed Health
    • AvMed Empower
    • AvMed Engage
    • Avmed Choice
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
    • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Carelink HMO
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate POS

Locations & Directions

Family Medical Center Southside, 1906 Southside Blvd, Jacksonville, FL
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