Tao Wang, M.D., Ph.D.

Tao Wang, M.D., Ph.D.


Pathology - Gastrointestinal



  • Assistant Professor
To see if Tao Wang is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

Pathology Building

4400 V St.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:

Additional Phone Numbers

Fax: 916-734-2560
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


Clinical Pathology
Anatomic Pathology


M.D., Hebei Medical College, Shijiazhuang, China 1993

Ph.D., Microbiology, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo OH 2001


Pathology, George Washington Hospital, Washington DC 2012


Bone/Soft Tissue Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh PA 2013

GI/Liver Pathology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas TX 2014

Board Certifications

American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology,

Select Recent Publications

Wang T, Goodman MA, McGough RL, Weiss KR, Rao UN. Immunohistochemical analysis of expressions of RB1, CDK4, HSP90, cPLA2G4A, and CHMP2B is helpful in distinction between myxofibrosarcoma and myxoid liposarcoma. Int J Surg Pathol. 2014 Oct;22(7):589-99.

Wang T, Giugale JM, Ding M, Goodman MA, Schoedel K, Rao UN. Primary intraosseous schwannoma in tibial epiphysis with unique immunohistochemical phenotype: a case report. Int J Surg Pathol. 2014 Sep;22(6):574-8.

Wang T, Pantanowitz L. Review: Recent Advances in Kaposi Sarcoma. The J of Onco Path. 2013.

Wang T, Nava VE, Schechter GP, Lichy JH, Liu ML. Human herpes virus 8-unrelated primary effusion lymphoma-like lymphoma: a patient successfully treated with pleurodesis. J Clin Oncol. 2011 Oct 10;29(29):e747-50.

Tao W, Richards C, Hamer D. Enhancement of HIV infection by cellulose sulfate. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2008 Jul;24(7):925-9.

The Nidoviruses Chapter 6.10. Kluwer Academy/Plenum publishers. 2000.