Margaret Kenna MD

Margaret Kenna, MD, MPH, FACS, FAAP

Associate in Otolaryngology, Director of Clinical Research, Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Professor of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-6462

  • Fax: 617-730-0611

Medical Services


  • Hearing Disorders
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Otolaryngology
  • General Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Primary Care


  • Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement
  • Center for Communication Enhancement


  • English


  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program
  • Otolaryngology Program
  • Cochlear Implant Program
  • Balance and Vestibular Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-6462 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education


Medical School

Boston University School of Medicine, 1979

Boston, MA

Masters in Public Health

Harvard School of Public Health, 2003-2005

Boston, MA


Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, 1983-1984

Pittsburgh, PA


University Hospital of Arkansas, 1979-1980

Little Rock, AR


University Hospital of Arkansas, 1980-1983

Little Rock, AR


  • Otolaryngology

Professional History

Margaret A. Kenna, MD, MPH, is a graduate of the Univ. of Pennsylvania (1974) and Boston University School of Medicine (1979). She completed her residency training in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Univ. of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (1983) and fellowship in Pediatric Otolaryngology at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Before coming to Boston, she was on the faculty at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh and Yale University School of Medicine. 

 Dr. Kenna has been on the Otolaryngology faculty at Boston Children’s Hospital since 1995. She co-founded the Children’s Hospital Boston Cochlear Implant Program, and was its Director from 1995-2003. Since 2003, she has been the Director of Clinical Research in the Dept. of Otolaryngology, Boston Children’s Hospital, and is Director of the Hearing Loss Program.  She completed a Master’s in Public Health degree (MPH) in the area of Clinical Effectiveness at the Harvard School of Public Health in 2005.

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