HIP, KNEE & TRAUMA SPECIALIST

Dr Davis is an orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in adult reconstruction. His areas of interest include hip and knee preservation, hip and knee replacement and acute fracture care. He is committed to delivering the best care possible to his patients through shared decision making. He emphasizes prevention and rehabilitation and when appropriate the most contemporary proven surgical techniques. 

If you have any questions, always feel free to contact his office and his trained staff will assist you in any way possible. 

 

He resides in the Heber Valley with his wife and four boys. They love the beautiful surroundings and ample outdoor activities the area provides. Being originally from Utah, he and his family are happy to return home and to join the renowned Rosenberg Cooley Metcalf Clinic.

 

Medical School
Dartmouth Medical School, 2008

Orthopedic Surgery Residency
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 2014

 

Orthopedic Fellowship
Rothman Institue at Jefferson, Adult Reconstruction Fellow, 2015

 

Business Education
The Darthmouth Institute, 2011 (Masters of Science in Health Care Leadership)
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth, 2008 (Masters of Business Administraton)
Brigham Young University, 2003 (Bachelor of Science, Business Management)

 

Expertise
Hip, Knee and Trauma

 

Awards & Accomplishments

  • Recipient of Resident Teacher of the Year Award (2014)

  • Recipient of NIH National Research Service Award Institutional Research Training Grant (2010-2011)

  • Hampers/Payton MD/MBA Scholarship recipient (2006-2008)

  • DMS Orientation speaker (2004)

  • DMS White Coat Ceremony speaker (2004)

  • BYU Dean’s List (2000-2003)

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RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS

Presentations

Davis G, Spratt KF, Abdu WA, Moschetti W, Zhao W, Albert Al, Weinstein JN. DS in the SPORT (SPORT): Does psychological distress affect treatment outcome? International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine. Gothenburg, Sweden. June 2011

 

Davis G, Spratt KF, Abdu WA, Zhao W, Albert A, Weinstein JN. SpS in the SPORT (SPORT): Does psychological distress affect treatment outcomes? International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine. Gothenburg, Sweden. June 2011

 

Davis G, Moschetti W, Clay C, Kearing S, Spratt K, How does shared decision making affect costs in patients considering total knee arthroplasty? International Shared Decision Making Conference. Maastricht, Netherlands. June 2011

 

Moschetti W, Conley J, Davis G, Spratt K, Tomek I. How do video-based decision aids affect treatment choice in patients considering Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA)? International Shared Decision Making Conference. Maastricht, Netherlands. June 2011

 

Moschetti W, Davis G, Gaffney V, Sigireddi M, Czechura T. “Does Gender Matter? A Systematic Review of Gender Specific Total Knee Arthroplasty.” Dec 2011, TDI poster session, Lebanon NH

 

Davis G, Duggal N, Himanshu K, McNeal A, Jung J, Vikram S, Martin B, Loescher P. Selecting an EMR system. Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Northeast Regional Meeting. Pittsburgh, PA. Oct. 2007

 

Pepin SM, Davis G, Danazol and idiopathic intracranial hypertension in sisters. Annual Meeting of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society. Salt Lake City, UT. Feb. 2007

 

Abdu W, Davis G, Weinstein J. The association of self-reported depression and MCS of the SF-36 in spinal patients. International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine. New York, NY. May 2005

 

Davis G, Watt G. The release of [Fe(ophen)3]2+ from reoncstituted horse spleen ferritin in the absence of reductant: The reductive role of the protein shell. BYU College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences Annual Spring Conference. Provo, UT. Mar. 2003

 

Ongoing Research

 

Moschetti W, Conley J, Davis G, Spratt K, Kantor S, Tomek I. How do video decision aids affect patients considering total joint arthroplasty for symptomatic hip or knee osteoarthritis? Submitted to Journal of Arthroplasty

 

Albert A, Davis G, Spratt K, Abdu W, Zhao W, Weinstein J. Lumbar disc herniation in the spine patient outcomes research trial (SPORT): Does psychological distress affect treatment outcome? Submitted to Spine Journal, Under revision

 

Donegan RP, Davis GC, Genario, JW, Haber DB, Barlow D, Bell, JB. The cost-effectiveness of arthroscopic bankart repair versus non-operative treatment for first-time, traumatic, anterior shoulder dislocations. Submitted to American Journal of Sports Medicine

 

Davis G, Moschetti W, Bernini P, Holmes R, Koenig K. The cost effectiveness of bilateral total knee arthroplasty in the aging patient. Under revision before submission

 

Moschetti W, Davis G, Genuario J. The Cost effectiveness of Robotic Assisted Surgery in Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. A Markov Decision Analysis. Under revision before submission

 

Davis G, Makarwich C, Koenig K, Cantu R. Cost Analysis of Cemented versus Uncemented Hemiarthroplasty for Femoral Neck Fracture. Submitted to Journal of Trauma, currently revising

 

Abdu W, Davis G, Pearson A. Misaligned Incentives in the Treatment of Spinal Stenosis with Spondylolisthesis. Process of gathering data and writing manuscript