Dr. Michael Tennison, MD

Dr. Michael Tennison, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Michael Tennison, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Chapel Hill, NC and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1975 and specializes in pediatrics and pediatric neurology.

101 Manning Dr # 7232

Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Contact Information

(919) 966-4131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Tennison's Experience

Dr. Tennison's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

11  Conditions Treated

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.


  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • La Co Harbor UCLA Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tennison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tennison's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tennison to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Tennison's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

This doctor was fantastic. He was able to diagnose our daughter's suspected seizure as gastric reflux, after another hospital failed to do so. He was very attentive, kind, and experienced. He does not push unnecessary medications, and carefully evaluates a patient taking in all facets and symptoms....more
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My daughter, who has a genetic illness, was admitted to the hospital when she developed a new neurological symptom. Despite the fact that she had just increased one of her Rxs that was well known (we found out later) to interact with another Rx she took to cause that symptom, Dr. Tennison insisted...more
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