Lee R. Pennington, 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.

Physician Profile


Duke University
Durham, NC
Bachelor of Arts, Zoology 1973
Medical School
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Doctorate of Medicine 1977
University of Maryland Hospital
Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland Hospital
Baltimore, Maryland
Internal Medicine Residency 1977-1980

Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians 1983-present
American Medical Association 1980-present
Maryland State Medical Society 1980-1983, 1986-present
Montgomery County Medical Society 1980-1983, 1986-present

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Clinical Instructor, Emergency Medicine, Georgetown University 1980-1983
Clinical Assistant Professor, Family Medicine 2009

Honors and Awards

Washingtonian Magazine, Top Doctor, Internal Medicine 1999, 2002, 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012
Castle Connelly Washington Top Doctors 2012


American Board of Internal Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Conrad

    Always available if possible when we calI. If not, will call as soon as he can. Can get same day appointments. He is very knowledg...

  • Member: Paul

    Both my wife and I have immensely appreciated the care and attention we have received from Dr. Pennington. We have found him to be...

  • Member: Carolyn and Paul

    Dr. Pennington has been a great blessing to both my husband and myself. He obviously gives us caring attention in a friendly, lovi...

  • Member: Gladys

    One of the things I am most grateful for at this stage of my life is to have the privilege of being the patient of Dr. Lee Penning...