On behalf of Smithfield Pediatrics, we would like wish our beloved Dr. Stephanie Penchuk a happy retirement as her final day of practice was August 31st, 2021. Her 20+ years of working and striving for the charitable purpose of helping others and help them live happier and healthier lives have been an absolute joy to everyone, staff, and patients alike. Dr Penchuk has indeed made a permanent mark on everyone here at Smithfield Pediatrics. She will be irreplaceable in the eyes of everyone who has been lucky enough to have been graced with her warm presence.
Dr. Penchuk is a board certified pediatrician and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
She grew up in Ohio, with a few detours to North Carolina, South America, and Texas. She attended Ohio Northern University and the University of Texas in Austin.
She graduated from medical school in 1985 from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.
She was in the Army and served as a medical officer for 5 years before settling in New England.
In 1994 she graduated from the Pediatrics residency at Hasbro Children’s Hospital and has been in practice in Rhode Island since that time. She opened this practice in 1998.
She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and trains PA students at Bryant University.
She enjoys square dancing and making jewelry in her spare time.