Dr. Leonard Tananis Jr, MD

Dr. Leonard Tananis Jr, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Leonard Tananis Jr, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in High Point, NC and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from JEFFERSON MED COLL-THOS JEFFERSON UNIV in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

624 Quaker Ln Bldg E

High Point, NC 27262

Contact Information

(336) 878-6042

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

78  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Blepharitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemangioma
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulcer
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease


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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Main Line Hospital - Lankenau
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Charlotte Inst Rehab
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tananis Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tananis Jr' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tananis Jr to family and friends
12 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tananis Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I had no problems with Dr. Tananis and I would recommend him to anyone. Dr. Tananis understood that people hurt and he listens to the patient and if it wasn't for him I don't know what I would have done. I have been looking for him ever since they shut down the practice he was at. The place I went...more
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I found Dr Tananis to be amazing !! Yes I saw complaints about followeing procedures w/ pain meds . YOU ARE GOING TO FIND THAT EVERYWHERE!!government regulations ,all pain dr's are giving out contracts ..follow them or hit the road . Dr.Tananis was compassionate ,and many many patients LOVED HI M...more
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I found him to be heartless. I DID NOT like his pompous attitude. I did not feel he would be of any use, what-so-ever.
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He is very strict, but that is a good thing when dealing with pain patients. He has had more success handling my condition than anyone in last ten years. I have only experienced one minor disagreement, but overall you can trust him as long as you follow the rules. He doesn't pressure you into...more
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Dr Tananis i thought was going to be a great pain management dr, but I was wrong. I had physically seen him two times. I had to leave my past dr due to insurance change. I have had the same health issues for 13 years. I have tried literally every treatment outside of surgery. If you go against what...more
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