Paul Penar, MD

Paul Penar, MD

Neurosurgery Burlington, VT

Professor, Surgery, University of Vermont College of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 111 Colchester Ave
    East Pavilion-Level 5 Neurosurgery
    Burlington, VT 05401
    Phone: (802) 847-3072
    Fax: (802) 847-3807


  • Vice Chair - Quality, Department of Surgery ACS/AANS Health Policy Scholar 2013-14 AANS/CNS Quality Improvement Workgroup National Quality Forum Health Professions Council State of Vermont Clinical Utilization Review Board UVM Healthcare Management Business Education Program Heller School, Brandeis University, Leadership Program in Health Policy & Mgt

Dr. Penar's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurosurgery: General Neurosurgery, Stereotactic & Functional, Pituitary Surgery, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: Stereotactic And Functional Neurosurgery; Radiosurgery; Brain Neoplasms; Cultured Tumor Cells; Neoplasm Invasiveness; Brain; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Glioblastoma

Dr. Penar's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Professor of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Vermont / Fletcher Allen Health Care
    Burlington, VT

Dr. Penar's Education & Medical Training

  • Yale-New Haven HospitalYale-New Haven HospitalResidency, Neurological Surgery
  • Yale-New Haven HospitalYale-New Haven HospitalResidency, General Surgery
  • U of MI Med SchUniversity of Michigan Medical SchoolMedical School

Dr. Penar's Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical LicenseNY State Medical License2006 - 2015
  • VT State Medical LicenseVT State Medical License1988 - 2014
  • American Board of Neurological SurgeryAmerican Board of Neurological SurgeryNeurological Surgery, 1989

Dr. Penar's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American College of SurgeonsFellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons
  • American Association of Neurological SurgeonsFellow (FAANS)American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Dr. Penar's Publications & Presentations

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Grant Support

  • A Computerized Mathematical Model Of The Intracranial Compartment
    A Computerized Mathematical Model Of The Intracranial CompartmentNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
    1991 - 1992

Dr. Penar's Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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