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Angela Pennisi, MD

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Angela Pennisi, MD

Specialty

Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine

Years of Experience

17

Gender

Female

Languages

English
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About Angela Pennisi, MD

Dr. Angela Pennisi is a specialty care physician board certified in internal medicine, medical oncology and hematology. She has a special interest in the management of all types and stages of breast cancer.

Dr. Pennisi is passionate about connecting with her patients for personalized care and providing comprehensive oncology care from diagnosis to survivorship, while advancing breast cancer research.

She received her medical degree from the University of Catania School of Medicine and Surgery in Catania, Italy. She continued her fellowship training in hematology and received a PhD in experimental hematology from the same university. After completing her hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Dr. Pennisi served at the same institution as assistant professor of medicine with a clinical focus in breast cancer. She has been an investigator in several translational studies and clinical trials to improve therapeutic approaches in the treatment of patients with breast cancer. She joined Inova Medical Group with more than 10 years of clinical experience.

A native of Italy, Dr. Pennisi currently resides in Northern Virginia with her husband and two children. In her spare time she likes to spend time with her family, exercise and travel.

Awards/Associations/Appointments

  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology

 

Background

Medical Education

Universita Degli Studi Dell’Insubria 2002

Residency

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Internal Medicine 7/1/2010 - 06/30/2013

Fellowships

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Hematology and Oncology 7/1/2013 - 06/30/2016
Universita Degli Studi Dell’Insubria Hematology 10/1/2002 - 07/31/2006

Board Certification

Medical Oncology, Hematology, Internal Medicine

Hospital Affliation

Inova Physician Referral Services

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This referral service is sponsored by Inova. Only physicians with appropriate medical staff privileges at an Inova affiliated hospital may participate. There is no charge or fee to you or for the participating physician for our service. Physician participation is voluntary.

Physician referrals will be based on your referral needs and preferences of location, specialty, and rotation availability of the physician.

The physicians on our referral panel are independent practitioners or physician employees. The independent practitioners are not employees, agents or representatives of Inova and are solely responsible for their provision of medical care to you.