Melissa D Tonn MD

Occupational Medicine Physician based in Dallas

About Melissa D Tonn MD

An accomplished Occupational Medicine Physician based in Dallas, Texas, Melissa D. Tonn, MD brings 25 years of experience to her current role as the President and Chief Medical Officer for OccMD Group, P.A. There, she oversees the provision of medical management solutions for employers who opt out of workers’ compensation. Prior to joining OccMD, she held a number of directorial positions at clinics and medical centers throughout the state of Texas. Melissa D. Tonn, MD has also served in a consultative capacity for numerous businesses, including Enron, Inc.; Levi Strauss & Co.; the M. W. Kellogg Company; Bell Helicopter-Textron; and Mykrolis Corporation. She presently serves as a medical consultant for Arkema Chemicals, a post she has held since 2001.

Dr. Melissa D. Tonn holds several degrees, including an MD and a Master of Public Health from the University of Texas Health Science Center, as well as BAs in Business Administration and Biology and an MBA from Rice University. Along with a focus on complex disability and workers’ compensation cases, she specializes in musculoskeletal disorders and chronic regional pain syndrome. She provides evaluation and treatment to patients at Occupational Health Services in Fort Worth, Forest Park Clinic in Dallas, and the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. As well, she practices as a community physician at Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas, where she has held privileges since 1997.

The member of numerous professional organizations, Dr. Tonn also sits on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Disability Evaluating Physicians as a Fellow. She furthermore serves on the District Review Texas Medical Board, to which she was appointed by Governor Rick Perry in 2008 and reappointed in 2012.