A few years ago I developed symptoms which indicated a pretty serious condition. I went to several specialists, some were at leading medical centers with excellent reputations. No one could figure out what was wrong, EXCEPT Dr. Fennell. She helped me avoid taking medications that wo I ld have had significantly impacted my life. She is smart, caring and thorough. A top notch medical… See more
My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...
Dr. Fennell's Credentials
Greenwich Hospital/Yale University
Internal Medicine 1993-1995
Chief Resident 1994-1995
Greenwich Hospital/Yale University
Internal Medicine 1992-1993
University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Doctorate of Medicine 1992
Dobbs Ferry, NY
Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Summa Cum Laude 1988
New York Magazine Best Doctor 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
101 Top Doctors in Fairfield County, Connecticut 2008, 2009, 2011
America’s Top Physician 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Patients' Choice Award 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Castle Connolly Top Doctor, New York Metro Area 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
American Medical Association 2008-present
My husband had been seeing a specialist and she often portrayed his medical concerns in a negative light. She frequently ordered tests and often left us frustrated and worried. One Friday the news she shared was especially frustrating so on Saturday, I called Dr. Fennell for advice. Despite the fact that she was on vacation she took the time to call us back and alleviate our concerns. What… See more
I had been seeing Dr. Gail Fennell for several years prior to her joining MDVIP and I didn't spend more than 5 minutes making the decision to accompany her on her journey. She is a fine physician, and a lovely person who gives so much of her time during my annual physical but doesn't waste time with unnecessary chatter.
She is smart, to the point, and I feel like she really… See more
Dr. Fennell has always helped me thru any problems be they big or small, and has answers to any of my problems The fact that I can call her anytime be it during office hours or not is very reassuring. I have know her for a long time and I feel like she is more than a doctor but a friend who wants to help get you back on track if your health problems become overwhelming.
My husband Philip and I are patients of Dr. Fennell. Her caring and knowledge of the medical field and all its aspects are superior. I don't know what we would do without her. She is always there, ready to help and doesn't give up until she finds a solution. We value her kindness and availability, as well.
Dr. Fennell has been a most valuable source of advice in important situations in my medical and personal care. I value not only her professional expertise, but also her generosity in spending as much time (and time is precious these days!) as I need to feel informed and reassured. She goes beyond in the true spirit of a caring physician, and has saved me from making uninformed and expensive… See more
The most caring and generous doctor I have ever met, not to mention, her amazing bedside manor and excellent medical advice and wisdom. I feel very sorry for those who don't have a doctor as wonderful as Gail. And by the way, she also has the most supportive and attentive team anyone could want. All of this makes getting assistance from her a pleasure. I would not know what I would do… See more
Dr. Fennell, with her friendly, no-nonsense, practical approach to maintaining a healthy lifestyle helps me cut through the unbelievable amount of advice out there on the internet. She has amazing knowledge, explains things clearly, and has down-to-earth advice about how to to about changing patterns to more beneficial ones. It makes me feel very comfortable to know that she's a phone… See more