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Dr. Michael Tennison, MD

Dr. Michael Tennison, MD

Age 72 Pediatric Neurology M
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Dr. Michael Tennison, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Tennison completed a residency at University of California, Los Angeles. He currently practices at UNC Hospitals Children's Specialty Clinic. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Tennison is board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology.


  • University of California, Los Angeles, Residency Hospital
  • 1975, Internship Hospital
  • UNC-Chapel Hill, Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy, NC, USA, Fellowship Hospital — 1984
  • Harvard Medical School, Medical School — 1975

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  • Anthem
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • UnitedHealthCare

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  1. UNC Hospitals Children's Specialty Clinic

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      UNC Hospitals Children's Specialty Clinic
      101 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 Existing Patients: (984) 974-1401

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He immediately diagnosed my daughter with infantile spasms, expedited her work up and treatment. He was kind and patient. Her seizures stopped and 9 years later, she’s still doing great! We are so grateful for his expertise and care. We would recommend him without hesitation.
— Aug 29, 2019
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Dr. Tennison frequently treats TCD Bubble Test, Quantitative Sensory Test (QST), and Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery.  

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