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Matthew Davis, MD

Matthew Davis, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Specialties: Surgery and Bariatric Surgery

Clinical Expertise: Laparoscopic surgery, sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, duodenal switch, revisional bariatric surgery, hiatal hernia repair and upper endoscopy.

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Methodist University Hospital
1265 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104

Methodist Le Bonheur Germantown Hospital
7691 Poplar Ave.
Germantown, TN 38138

UTMP Weight Management and Wellness Center
57 Germantown Court
Suite 204
Cordova, TN 38018

Matthew Davis, MD, is a fellowship trained bariatric surgeon at the newly formed UTMP Weight Management and Wellness Center. His clinical interests include primary and revisional bariatric surgery, upper endoscopy and advanced laparoscopic foregut procedures. Dr. Davis was raised in Canada and attended medical school in Israel. He completed his residency training at the Cleveland Clinic and his fellowship at Duke University Medical Center. His educational focus will be on resident technical training. His research aims to characterize metabolic outcomes in the Mid-South population, as well as to explore social determinants of obesity.

Medical School

  • Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, 2012


  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2017


  • Duke University Health System, 2018 

Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery, 2018


  • Physician Champion of the Cleveland Clinic "Green OR" Team - Awarded #1 National Green OR, 2016

Dr. Davis' research focuses on clinical outcomes and the application of emergent technologies in minimally invasive surgery. Future directions include environmental factors influencing obesity, social determinants of health and weight loss surgery in the transplant patient population.

  • Froylich D, Davis M, Sharma G, Fouse T, Schauer P, Brethauer S. Managing a Positive Air-Leak Test During a Gastrojejunostomy Revision. Obes Surg. 2018 Jun 18.

  • Sharma G, Ardila-Gatas J, Boules M, Davis M, Villamere J, Rodriguez J, Brethauer SA, Ponsky J, Kroh M. Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy is safe and feasible in the early postoperative period after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Surgery 2016 Oct;160(4):885-891.

  • Davis M, Kroh M. Novel Endoscopic and Surgical Techniques for Treatment of Morbid Obesity – A Glimpse into the Future. Surgical Clinics of North America 2016 Aug;96(4):857-73.


May 26, 2022