Medical, Nashville General Hospital at Meharry
About Anthony Disher M.D.
Dr. Anthony Disher is a radiologist at Meharry Medical Group. He is also a Professor and Chair of the Department of Radiology at Meharry Medical College.
A native of South Carolina, Dr. Disher is an honor graduate of South Carolina State University in Orangeburg, S.C. After completing his medical degree at Meharry Medical College in 1984, Dr. Disher completed an internship in Internal Medicine and a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Los Angeles County King/Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, Calif.
Dr. Disher returned to Meharry Medical College in July 2004 to oversee the Department of Radiology and serve as Chief of Radiology for Nashville General Hospital at Meharry.
In June 2007, he was appointed to the Tennessee Breast and Cervical Cancer Advisory Board. Dr. Disher is the author of multiple scientific publications and recipient of numerous honors and awards.
His major areas of research interests are women’s health, particularly the dietary effects in women susceptible to breast cancer and eliminating cancer disparities for women in underserved communities.