Anthony B. Daniels, M.D.

Ocular Oncology Division Chief, Ocular Oncology Fellowship Director


M.D., University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

M.Sc., London School of Economics
A.B., Princeton University

Postgraduate Training


Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center


Harvard Medical School


Harvard Medical School

Board Certification

American Board of Ophthalmology

Professional Affiliations

International Society of Ocular Oncology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
Nashville Academy of Ophthalmology
Massachusetts Medical Society
Sigma Xi National Scientific Research Honor Society

Honors and Awards

Ronald G. Michels Fellowship Foundation Award, 2012
Raymond R. Margherio Award from the Retina Society, 2012
Gragoudas Prize, 2011-2012
Alcon Ophthalmology Research Scholar, 2011-2012
"Best Clinical Research Abstract" at Harvard Ophthalmology Departmentannual meeting, 2010

Area of Clinical Expertise

Ocular Oncology/Intraocular Tumors
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Retinal Detachment


Dr. Anthony Daniels joined the retina division at the Vanderbilt Eye Institute in the fall of 2013, where he is establishing an ocular oncology program in addition to seeing subspecialty retina patients. He graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University and received a Master’s degree in public health policy from the London School of Economics. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, he completed an internship at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. His residency as well as vitreoretinal fellowship was at Harvard Medical School Massachusetts Eye & Ear Infirmary. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Ophthalmology.