About Dr. Robert Davis
As head of The Davis Clinic, Dr. Robert Davis specializes in laparoscopic bariatric and general surgery. He and his son, Dr. Garth Davis, have performed over 2,500 bariatric procedures since 2002, and their expertise in the field of bariatric medicine is world-renowned.
Born in South Africa, Dr. Davis attended the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, and graduated in 1963. He pursued his post-graduate education in London and Edinburgh in Great Britain, New York, Galveston and Houston, and was certified by the American Board of Surgery in 1973 and re-certified in 1987, 1997, and 2007. In addition, Dr. Davis has written many scientific papers and made presentations at numerous scientific and medical meetings. He is a member of numerous medical and surgical societies, and has been awarded certificates by the American Medical Association for continuing education.
Dr. Davis is a past Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and is Past-Deputy Chief of the Department of Surgery at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), and the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS), and is a member in good standing of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and the International Federal for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO).
Dr. Davis can be seen currently in re-runs on the primetime docu-reality medical series, BIG MEDICINE with his son and surgical practice partner, Dr. Garth Davis, which airs on various cable channels nationwide. In addition, BIG MEDICINE is currently running in over 300 countries around the world.