Meaghan Tenney, MD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics/Gynecology

Meaghan Tenney, MD, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of women with gynecologic cancers and pre-invasive diseases of the lower genital tract. Her primary clinical interest is to provide comprehensive and compassionate care to women and their families when facing a diagnosis of cancer.

Dr. Tenney’s research focuses on the adherence to cervical cancer screening guidelines among primary care physicians. She actively participates in chemotherapy clinical trials through the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG), a cooperative research group supported by the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Tenney is also interested in robotic and minimally invasive surgery, resident and fellow education, clinical trial design and rare gynecologic tumors.

Dr. Tenney spent two years serving in AmeriCorps, the “domestic Peace Corps”, and has traveled to Africa with the National Institutes of Health as part of a cervical cancer prevention grant.

Practice Locations

University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Medical School

University of Miami Medical School

Internship and Residency

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston


University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK


American Society of Clinical Oncology
Gynecologic Oncology Group
Society of Gynecological Oncology
Western Association of Gynecologic Oncologists

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-6721

Office Fax

(773) 702-5411

Office Postal Address

Meaghan Tenney, MD
University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2050
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Learn More About Dr. Tenney

Dr. Tenney was one of seven specialists who cared for a woman battling colorectal cancer during her pregnancy.

Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Tenney's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.