Anthony Dao, MD

Anthony Dao, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Tony Dao, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine.  He is from Dayton, OH and completed medical school at Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) in Rootstown, OH.  He is passionate about diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives and graduate medical education.  He directs OUTmed, an organization for LGBTQIA+ trainees, faculty and staff, and he is an associate program director for the IM Residency Program.  Clinically, he attends on the inpatient teaching services and direct care services.  His favorite part of the job is getting the opportunity to work with the internal medicine residents. 


  • BS, Natural Sciences: University of Akron, Akron, OH (2012)
  • Medical Degree: Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED), Rootstown, OH (2016)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2019)

Clinical Interests

Hospital Medicine, Inpatient Care

Poster Presentations

Cash, Devin; Dao, Anthony; Kerrigan, Martin. Metformin-Induced Lactic Acidosis in a Patient with CKD and Suspected NSAID-Induced AKI. Missouri American Chapter of Physicians. Ozarks, MO. September 2018.

Jones, Kai; Dao, Anthony; Clark, Micaela; Brinkmeier, Matthew.  Proteus mirabilis Periesophageal Abscess Presenting as Progressive Dysphagia and Weight Loss.  Missouri American Chapter of Physicians. Ozarks, MO. September 2018.  2nd place.

Ejem, Stacy; Dao, Anthony; Mattis, Aidas; Shifren, Adrian.  Not All That Flares Is Lupus: A Rare Case of Erdheim-Chester Syndrome. Missouri American Chapter of Physicians.  Ozarks, MO.  September 2017.

Dao, Anthony; Lang, Andrew; Bach, Richard.  Diagnostic Challenges of Acute Heart Failure.  Missouri American Chapter of Physicians. Ozarks, MO. September 2016.

Kunzler, Elaine; Dao, Anthony; Saraswat, Nirvana; Soriano, Celine.  Blasting Hepatitis B from Akron, OH.  American Medical Student Association. Washington, D.C. April 2016.