Dr. Marie Fernicola Pennanen MD Surgeon

Dr. Marie Pennanen is a surgeon in Bethesda, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Sibley Memorial Hospital. She received her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and has been in practice for 29 years. She is one of 30 doctors at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and one of 17 at Sibley Memorial Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Breast

Education & Medical Training

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
Class of 1985

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 22 years in Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

DC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

2012 Honoree, Living in Pink

Patients' Choice Award

Washington's Top Doctors, Washingtonian Magazine

Publications & Presentations

Tamoxifen-induced radiation recall dermatitis.
Singer, E.A., Warren, R.D., Pennanen, M.F., Collins, B.T., Hayes, D.F.

Experience with reduction mammaplasty combined with breast conservation therapy in the treatment of breast cancer.
Spear, S.L., Pelletiere, C.V., Wolfe, A.J., Tsangaris, T.N., Pennanen, M.F.

Esophageal mucosal blood flow: a central role for calcitonin gene-related peptide.
McKie, L. D., Dunkin, B. J., Pennanen, M. F., Dunlap, K. W., Harmon, J. W., Bass, B. L.

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