Thao Allen, PA-C I Virginia Spine Institute

Meet Thao Allen
Physician Assistant

Thao Allen, PA-C, MPAS

Physician Assistant

Member of VSI Team Since 2010


One year residency and one year fellowship in medical and surgical management of spinal disorders

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support/Basic Life Support

Licensed by the Virginia Board of Medicine


Virginia Academy of Physician Assistants


Thao is a part of a family of medical professionals, including her husband who is a physician assistant as well! She is a mother to two boys and dog, a shiba inu. She is a foodie who loves to go out to eat, cook, and host dinner parties. She enjoys having adventures and traveling around the world with her family.



Master of Physician Assistant Studies, Shenandoah University

Bachelor of Science in the College of Humanities & Science, Virginia Commonwealth University

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