Eye Physician and Surgeon

Dr. Nhu-Y Dao is an ophthalmologist practicing with the Kirby Eye Center. She joined Kirby Eye Center in August , 2016. Dr. Dao practices general ophthalmology, performing routine eye exams and prescribing glasses and contacts. Dr. Dao has a special interest in treating diabetic eye disease, glaucoma, dry eye, and performing cataract surgery. She utilizes an array of lasers to treat many eye conditions and diseases.

Dr. Dao graduated magna cum laude with her Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Cincinnati. She graduated cum laude with her Doctor of Medicine from The Ohio State University College of Medicine, where she received multiple awards and honors for her exceptional performance.
Dr. Dao completed her medical internship at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She then completed her residency in ophthalmology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. During her residency, Dr. Dao developed expertise and experience in a wide variety of areas, treating patients of all ages and performing numerous procedures and surgeries.
Dr. Dao is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Medical Association, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the International Society of Refractive Surgery.
In her free time, Dr. Dao enjoys playing tennis, cooking, and hiking. She has also participated in a medical mission trip to prevent blindness in Central America.