An experienced physician, Melissa D. Tonn, MD, specializes in musculoskeletal disorders, workers’ compensation and disability cases, and chronic regional pain syndrome. She treats patients and leads her staff as the president and chief medical officer for the OccMD Group, PA, located in Dallas. Through her occupational and medical consulting practice, she also advises various higher education and industrial clients, including the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Arkema Chemicals of Philadelphia, and Total Petrochemicals in Houston. Furthermore, Melissa D. Tonn, MD, teaches at two University of Texas Health Science Center campuses in Dallas and Houston.
The possessor of licenses to practice medicine in Texas and California,several leadership positions with the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians, of which she is a Fellow, and a variety of professional certifications, Dr. Tonn has garnered a lengthy list of credentials. She completed dual undergraduate degrees in biology and business administration from Rice University and obtained her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center. Melissa D. Tonn, MD, has also earned master’s degrees in business administration
and public health.