Dennis Penner, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.
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Physician Profile


Wayne State University
Detroit, MI
Medical School
University of Michigan Medical School
Ann Arbor, MI
Doctorate of Medicine 1974
University of Michigan Hospitals
Ann Arbor, MI
Internal Medicine 1974-1975
University of Michigan Hospitals
Ann Arbor, MI
Internal Medicine 1975-1978



Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
American Society of Internal Medicine
California Medical Association
Santa Clara County Medical Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Santa Clara County Medical Association Medical Review Advisory Committee, review and advise on malpractice claims 2001-present
Good Samaritan Hospital
- Board of Trustees 1998-2002
- Board Vice Chairman 1999-2000
- Chairman, Division of Internal Medicine 1994-1996

Hospital Affiliations

Good Samaritan Hospital
El Camino Hospital-Los Gatos

Research Experience

Phase II Clinical Trial, Lovastatin, San Jose, CA 1985-1986


National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Irene

    My husband and I have been patients of Dr. Penner for many years. We feel he is an excellent doctor, and we have great confidence...

  • Member: Arthur

    Great Doctor. Very Friendly. Very Detailed. Would never have anyone else.

  • Member: Claudia

    My doctor is very good, but I have other very good doctors as well and I don't have to pay for there services. I like the fact th...

  • Member: Joan

    Dr Penner has been our internist for years and we have the upmost respect and fondness for him and his medical advice. He's been t...