Dr. Jeffrey Tennant graduated from the University of Illinois with a B.S. in biology in 1966 and received his MD from University of Illinois College of Medicine in 1970. Following an internship in 1971, he completed his ophthalmology residency training at Cook County Hospital in 1974. Dr. Tennant was a clinical instructor from 1974-1979 at Oak Forest and Cook County Hospitals and began his private practice in 1974.
Dr. Tennant is certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and is a member of the American Medical Association. He has particular interests in glaucoma and cataract surgery. He also has much experience in strabismus and oculoplastic surgery.
Dr. Tennant was raised in Chicago where his father practiced medicine. Dr. Tennant resides in Evansville. He has been married to his wife Noreen since 1983. He has four children: sons David, Andrew, and Bradley and daughter Hilary.