Lauren N. Speckner

Doctor of Medicine

Practice Experience:

Dr. Speckner has been with Knoxville Pediatric Associates since April of 2012. She practices at the Weisgarber location.


Dr. Speckner earned her BS from Furman University in 2002 and her medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in 2007. She completed her internship and residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in 2010. Dr. Speckner also completed an additional year of training in Developmental Pediatrics at British Columbia Children’s Hospital in 2011.

Certifications and Licensures:

Dr. Speckner is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and licensed by the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners.


Dr. Speckner is an American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow and a member of the Tennessee Medical Association. In addition, she is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society.


Dr. Speckner is married to Dr. Eric Speckner, an ophthalmologist in Oak Ridge. They have one son, one daughter, and two dogs. They enjoy family time, walking the dogs, hiking, cooking, and gardening. Dr. Speckner is also a life-long fan of UT football!