Dr. Toni M Whitaker MD Pediatrician

Dr. Toni Whitaker is a pediatrician in Memphis, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center and The University of Tennessee Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. She is one of 68 doctors at Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center and one of 155 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Developmental-Behavioral

Hospital Affiliation

Le Bonheur Children's Medical Center

The University of Tennessee Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Tennessee
Residency, Pediatrics, 1993–1996

University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

TN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

The role of prenatal substance exposure and early adversity on parasympathetic functioning from 3 to 6 years of age.
Conradt, E.,Abar, B.,Sheinkopf, S.,Lester, B.,Lagasse, L.,Seifer, R.,Shankaran, S.,Bada-Ellzey, H.,Bauer, C.,Whitaker, T.,Hinckley, M.,Hammond, J.,Higgins, R.

Prenatal Substance Exposure: Neurobiologic Organization at 1 Month.
Conradt, E.,Sheinkopf, S. J.,Lester, B. M.,Tronick, E.,Lagasse, L. L.,Shankaran, S.,Bada, H.,Bauer, C. R.,Whitaker, T. M.,Hammond, J. A.

Long-Term Impact of Maternal Substance Use during Pregnancy and Extrauterine Environmental Adversity: Stress Hormone Levels of Preadolescent Children.
Bauer, C.R., Lambert, B.L., Bann, C.M., Lester, B.M., Shankaran, S., Bada, H.S., Whitaker, T.M., Lagasse, L.L., Hammond, J., Higgins, R.D.

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