Gary A. Pennington, M.D.

Fellowship-Trained Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon
Board-Certified Since 1995



Plastics and Reconstructive
Hand and Wrist

Areas of Interest

Plastic Surgery
Hand Surgery
Melanoma/Skin Cancer Surgery
Extremity Reconstruction



Board Certifications

Board-certified physicians have met additional requirements for certification from a recognized medical board.

  • Plastic Surgery


Fellowship-trained surgeons have achieved the highest level of training in their specialty.

Christine M. Kleinert Institute
Hand and Microvascular Surgery


Ohio Valley Medical Center
Summa Akron City Hospital

Medical School

University of Kentucky School of Medicine

Patient Ratings

Dr. Pennington explained my procedure in detail, what to expect and how long recovery would take. He put my mind at ease as to what to expect. He was very friendly and easy to talk to and ask questions.

Dr. Pennington was running behind, but when it was my turn, he spent time with me until all my concerns were addressed and questions were answered.  He is very kind and reassuring.

Dr. Pennington has always had my best interests in mind. 

Dr. Pennington explained everything he would be doing.  Nurses were very nice and helpful.

Dr. Pennington did an excellent job with the minor surgery I had.

Dr. Pennington and his staff were very helpful with explaining my procedure and putting me at ease.

Dr. Pennington is an exceptional doctor. I have recommended to everyone for the past 20 years. Dr. Pennington is the only doctor I will use. October 2020