Dr. David Tenniswood, MD

Dr. David Tenniswood, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
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52 y/o
(22)

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Dr. David Tenniswood, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in general surgery.Read his story

West Florida Medical Group General Surgery

2130 E Johnson Ave Ste 130

Pensacola, FL 32514
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Veteran Administration Plan

Background Check

2 Malpractice Claims Found
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tenniswood's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tenniswood treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tenniswood treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Gallbladder Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tenniswood performs Gallbladder Removal more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Tenniswood performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tenniswood performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Tenniswood performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Tenniswood's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Cancer
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Surgery
Abscess
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Adhesiolysis
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anal Repair
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Bile Duct Surgery
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cancer Counseling
Carcinoma in Situ
Central Line Insertion
Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Aspiration
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Cystectomy
Cystotomy
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Duodenal Surgery
Duodenoscopy
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Empyema
Endocrine Surgical Procedure
Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
Endoscopy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Fistula
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagogastroscopy
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagoscopy
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fine Needle Aspiration
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
Foregut Surgery
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoid Removal
Hemorrhoid Treatment
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatobiliary Surgery
Hernia
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Gastroenterostomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Ligation
Lipomas
Liver Biopsy
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mammosite Catheter Insertion
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Mole Removal
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Open Thymectomy
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Paracentesis
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Surgery
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
Rectal Surgery
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Cancer Removal
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Stripping of Varicose Veins
Surgical Procedures
Testicular Cancer
Thoracentesis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Surgery
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Vaginectomy
Vagotomy
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Venous Sclerotherapy
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I strive to treat patients in the way that I would want to be treated. This means using the latest surgical techniques and the greatest personal care. Wherever possible I use minimally invasive techniques which minimize discomfort and maximize rec...

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    University of Missouri, Kansas City
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1992
    Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    1992
  • 1988
    Wheaton College
    Undergraduate School
    1988

Awards

  • Christian Leadership Award, Shepherd School of Ministry,
  • Achievement Medal, US Air Force,
  • Commendation Medal, US Air Force,
  • First Prize research poster, “Hind Limb Ischemia in Rats” Missouri Chapter, American College of Surgeons,

Dr. Tenniswood's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tenniswood

4.9

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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Best doctor for general surgery! Love the office staff also. Things actually explained to me. This doctor was requested AGAIN by me and I got him!
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Dr.Tenniswood really paid attention .He took the time to listen to the history and problems I was having. I felt totally at ease and was made to feel like a human and not a number .
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Very skilled and knowledgeable. Great bedside manner. He checked on me every day sometimes twice. Excellent staff. I will not hesitate to use them again.
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Very pleased with Dr Tenniswood and his staff. Everyone very professional and willing to answer all questions. Surgery successful and post-op follow-up top notch.
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My first visit to Dr. T was great. Personable, professional, explanations were clearly given. I'm sure my future visits will be a great as my first one was.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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Federal Employee Program (FEP)
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