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OVERVIEW

Dr. Pennington is the Head Orthopedic Surgeon for Oregon State University football and Beaver student athletes. His practice primarily involves the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of sports medicine injuries of the shoulder and knee. His special interests include arthroscopic treatment of the knee and shoulder, specifically injuries of the anterior cruciate ligament, cartilage injuries, rotator cuff tears and shoulder instability. He is the only orthopedist in the mid-Valley performing all-arthroscopic shoulder surgery. He alone performs cutting-edge techniques in cartilage restoration and cartilage transplantation procedures. He is currently teaming with the Oregon Anesthesia Group to implement the Indwelling-Pain-Catheter program for outpatient painless surgery. Dr. Pennington is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery and fellowship trained in sports medicine. Dr. Pennington’s past experience includes positions as team orthopedist for the Colorado Rockies, Chicago White Sox, and University of Arizona. He founded Samaritan Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center and now with his four partners offer comprehensive orthopedic care. He received a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree from Brigham Young University and a Doctoral degree in Osteopathic Medicine from Western University of Health Sciences. Dr. Pennington serves as a master instructor in arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons at the Rosemont Orthopaedic Learning Center. He utilizes state-of-the-art surgical procedures to enhance rehabilitation and recovery after complex surgery. Dr. Pennington enjoys the support of his wife and three boys. He also enjoys golf, mountain biking and car restoration.
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PATIENT'S PERSPECTIVE

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RATINGS AND REVIEWS

Dr. Pennington's Rating
4.5
Patient Perspective
4.0 Explains conditions and treatments
4.5 Takes time to answer my questions
4.0 Provides follow-up as needed
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9499 W Charleston Blvd Ste 200, Las Vegas, NV, 89117
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Thomas And Bigler Knee And Shoulder Institute
9499 W Charleston Blvd Ste 200
Las Vegas, NV, 89117
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"Dr. Pennington is the best orthopedic doctor here in Las Vegas. Since he has been here a short time from Oregon he has done surgery on my shoulder with outstanding results and then did surgery on my knee and again outstanding results. He explained the MRI and the treatment plan. He heard my concerns about previous doctors in the past and listened to me and mapped out a plan of treatment for me. He has a wonderful bed side manner and even called to check on me that night after surgery. I highly recommended Dr. Pennington. Thank you for coming to Las Vegas."
  • December 21, 2023
"Dr Pennington, why are you leaving? He is the best Dr. Made me feel so relaxed before my surgery. Now I have to follow you and get surgery in Arizona, bummer. I knew I should have gotten it done sooner. Well he's a great surgeon. "
  • April 1, 2023

LOCATIONS

Thomas And Bigler Knee And Shoulder Institute
9499 W Charleston Blvd Ste 200
Las Vegas, NV, 89117
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri7:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicaid Accepted
Surgical Arts Center Las Vegas
9499 W Charleston Blvd Ste 250
Las Vegas, NV, 89117
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri7:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
845 SW 30th St
Corvallis, OR, 97331
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
Mon7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri7:00 am - 5:00 pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
3620 NW Samaritan Dr
Corvallis, OR, 97330
3640 NW Samaritan Dr Ste 160
Corvallis, OR, 97330

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Medical School
Western Univ Health Sci College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific
Graduated 1999

INSURANCE PLANS ACCEPTED  (60)

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  • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • Providence PPO
  • PacificSource PSN
  • Moda Health Synergy Network
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • First Health PPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • PacificSource SCN MRF
  • PacificSource SmartChoice
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Standard MRF
  • Humana Choice POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • Providence Choice Network
  • Health Net OR PPO
  • CIGNA PPO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Pacificsource SmartChoice OR MRF
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Humana National POS
  • Aexcel PPO
  • First Choice
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Navigator
  • RealValue Network
  • Regence Preferred - OR
  • Signature
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • BridgeSpan RealValue Network
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • PacificSource Navigator
  • PacificSource SmartAlliance
  • Premera Heritage Prime
  • Providence Health Choice Network
  • Providence Health Signature
  • Regence Health Preferred - OR
  • UHC SignatureValue HMO - OR
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Anthem HMO Nevada
  • Anthem NV Choice PPO
  • BCBS AZ PPO/EPO Statewide
  • Oscar CA Cigna + Oscar Open Access Plus
  • Anthem Convenient Care HMO - NV
  • Sierra Health Southern Nevada PPO
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO

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