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Garth Davis

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Garth Davis
BornGarth Davis
Januray 28, 1970
🏳️ NationalityAmerican
🏫 EducationUniversity of Texas at Austin,[1] Baylor College of Medicine, University of Michigan
💼 Occupation
Surgeon
👪 RelativesDr. Robert Davis, father

Garth Davis (born January 28, 1970) is an American physician, surgeon, and author. He is best known for his book "Proteinaholic: How Our Obsession with Meat Is Killing Us and What We Can Do About It", in which he argues that eating too much animal protein causes people to be overweight and more susceptible to certain diseases, such as diabetes and cancer.[2] He advocates for a plant-based diet, and advises people stop eating animal products.[3] He and his father Dr. Robert Davis were the stars of the reality television show Big Medicine, which explored the effects of bariatric surgery on obese patients.[4] He is also featured in the documentary What the Health.

Garth P. Davis, MD, FACS, FASMBS is a double board-certified surgeon specializing in advanced laparoscopic bariatric surgery at Mission Weight Management Center in Asheville, NC. He is an experienced bariatric surgeon that is also board-certified in the medical management of obesity.

He is NOT a "surgeon with the UN or UNICEF in Syria" needing money to get back to the states. BEWARE OF SCAMMERS USING HIS IMAGES/PERSONA.

Dr. Davis graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Texas in Austin where he was recognized as the most outstanding student and served as Student Government President. He earned his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and graduated at the top of his class. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor where he served as Chief Administrative Resident. After his residency, he moved to Texas where he founded The Davis Clinic with his father and became an assistant professor of surgery at the University of Texas-Houston.

Dr. Davis is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and a fellow of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (FASMBS). He is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) and a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.

As a respected and recognized surgeon in the field of bariatric surgery, Dr. Davis previously starred on TLC’s television show Big Medicine which also starred his father, Dr. Robert Davis. He has authored numerous articles, abstracts, and two books; The Expert’s Guide to Weight-Loss Surgery and Proteinaholic: How Our Obsession with Meat Is Killing Us. Additionally, he has presented nationally to both patient and physician audiences.


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  1. "UT Health - Garth Davis" (PDF).
  2. "The dangers of our protein diet obsession". Maclean's. October 4, 2015.
  3. "Doctor's lifestyle transformation started by changing his diet". Houston Chronicle. December 4, 2015.
  4. "Big Medicine: Extreme makeover". Houston Chronicle. May 27, 2007.

Dr. Garth Davis Birthdate, Age, height, family, ethnicity

He was born as Garth Davis in Johannesburg, South Africa, January 28, 1970, as the son of Dr. Robert Davis and Arlene Davis. He moved to America in his childhood years. He holds American citizenship hence nationality is American. If ethnicity is concerned, he is of Caucasian origin. He has 2 sisters Kim Callaway and Toni Davis Friedman.


Dr. Garth Davis is married[edit]

Dr. Davis is married to his longtime wife Kelly Davis. They were married on July 15, 2006. They have 2 daughters.

Career and Education[edit]

Dr. Davis is the second surgeon in the family after his father. He specializes in bariatric and general surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and has earned numerous recognition in the profession including FACS, FASMBS. He has been practicing general surgical procedure and medical weight management for over 20 years. Since 2002, him and his father, Dr. Robert Davis have performed over 2,500 bariatric procedures.

Talking about education, he graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Texas in Austin, where he was a Student Government President and recognized as the most outstanding student.

He later went on to attend medical school at Baylor College of Medicine and graduated in the top 10 percent of his class. In addition, he was inducted to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.

Dr. Davis completed his surgical residency at the prestigious University of Michigan in Ann Arbor where he was elected to the position of Chief Administrative Resident.

He alongside his father then established The Davis Clinic in Huston, Texas. He also taught at The University of Texas-Houston an assistant professor of surgery. He is affiliated to multiple hospitals in the area, including Houston Methodist Hospital and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center.

Currently, he is a surgeon based in Asheville, North Carolina. As an author, he has written two books: Proteinaholic: How Our Obsession with Meat Is Killing Us and The Expert’s Guide to Weight-Loss Surgery.

*MANY MANY Scammers use his images and profile to try to SCAM WOMEN OUT OF MONEY, usually under the guise of being a "Doctor with the UN in Syria or Afghanistan" and cannot get "back to the states". BEWARE !!

Wiki/Bio Facts[edit]

Name: Garth Philip Davis
Birth Date: January 28, 1970
Birth Place: Johannesburg, South Africa
Age: 51
Height: 6ft 1in
Nationality: American
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Parents Dr. Robert Davis, Arlene Davis.
Sibling Kim Callaway, Toni Davis Friedman
Spouse: Kelly Davis
Date of Marriage: 2006
Children: 2 Daughters
Profession: Doctor, Author
Social Media Handle https://www.instagram.com/drgarthdavis/