Dr. Dana Zhao

Dr. Dana Zhao, MD


Hospital affiliations

  • Weill Cornell Medical Center / New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School – University of Texas, Southwestern, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Iowa, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Fellowship in Gastroenterology
  • Rice University (Bachelor’s)

Professional memberships

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American College of Physicians

Awards Received

  • Dean’s Scholarship
  • Foundation Scholarship

Medical Publications

  • Safety of Esophageal Dilation in Patient with Eosinophillic Esophagitis in a Single Center Cohort, European Socity of Diseases of the Esophagus Annual Meeting
  • Epiploic Appendagitis After Rigorous Exercize in a Woman, ACG Annual Meeting
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening at the Veterans Affairs Hospital, University of Iowa Hospitals Conference
Dr. Dana Zhao is a highly rated and personable gastroenterologist and attending physician at Manhattan Gastroenterology. Dr. Zhao is board-certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) and has earned a series of accolades for her academic performance including the Dean’s Competetive Scholarship and Foundation Scholarship while at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.Dr. Zhao has been published in medical literature and has regularly presented abstracts and presentations in her field. She has a strong passion for patient care and strives to deliver the highest quality of care to her patients that have earned her an excellent reputation in NYC.

As a practicing gastroenterologist, Dr. Zhao has a special interest in Women’s Health and prevention, colon cancer screening, inflammatory bowel disease, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hemorrhoid Treatment, Heartburn and Celiac disease. She is a proud member of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and the American College of Physicians (ACG).

Dr. Zhao and the Manhattan Gastroenterology team are affilliated with the world-renowned NY Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Zhao looks forward to meeting you!