Dr. Rachel Ternan

ternanDr. Rachel Ternan is originally from Arizona.   She graduated summa cum laude from Texas Christian University with Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Biology and Spanish.  Dr. Ternan received her Doctorate of Medicine from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.  After graduation, she moved to Dallas to complete her pediatrics training at University of Texas Southwestern and Children’s Medical Center.

After residency, Dr. Ternan joined the faculty at UT Southwestern as a pediatric hospitalist at Children’s Medical Center.

Dr. Ternan is excited to be a part of Pecan Tree Pediatrics. She enjoys building relationships with her patients and their families and looks forward to helping patients of all ages stay healthy.

In her free time, Dr. Ternan enjoys spending time with her husband, their two dogs, and their sizeable extended family.  Dr. Ternan’s other interests include hiking and amateur photography.