Michael S. Davis, MD
Chief, Division of Urology
Surgical Director, Transplant Program
Department of Surgery
University of New Mexico Health Science System
Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
• (July 2001) Fellowship in Urologic Oncology, Department of Urology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
• (July 2000) Resident in Urology, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
• (July 1997) Resident in General Surgery, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
• (May 1995) Doctor of Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
• (May 1990) Bachelor of Arts, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
• (1985-1986) Biochemistry/Minor in Economics, Undergraduate, Texas Christian University, Abilene, Texas, USA
• (April 2013-Present) Chief, Division of Urology Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, NM, USA
• (July 2014-Present) Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, NM, USA
• (August 2007-2014) Associate Professor, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, NM, USA
• (July 2003-2007) Staff Urologist, Section of Urology, Section Chief Urology, Department of Surgery, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Albuquerque, NM, USA
• (July 2000-Present) Surgical Director of Renal Transplant Program, Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, NM, USA
• (July 2000-Present) Director of Urology Ambulatory clinics, Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, NM, USA
His research interests include: Urology.
• Member of the South Central Section of the AUA
• USRTS Association of the AUA
• Society of University Urologists
• Invited Peer Reviewer, Journal of Urology
• American Society of Transplant Surgeons active member
• UNOS primary transplant surgeon at University of New Mexico Hospital
• American Urologic Association, active member since 2003
• American College of Surgeons Cancer Liason physician for the Veterans Administration Hospital, (2002-2006)
1. Kerr HR, Alas E, Paine S, Harford A, Davis MS. Does a ureteral stent in renal transplant allografts increase the incidence of post transplant urinary tract infections compared to non-stented allografts. American Journal of Transplantation. 2012; 12(Suppl 2): 72. doi:
2. Kerr HR, Davis MS, Liu A, Harford AM, Paine S. The UNMHSC experience with continuous pulsatile perfusion of deceased donor kidneys. American Journal of Transplantation. 2011; 11(Suppl 1): 73.
3. Treat EG, Heaphy CM, Massie LW, Bisoffi M, Smith AY, Davis MS, Griffith JK. Telomere DNA content in prostate biopsies predicts early rise in prostate-specific antigen after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. Urology. 2010; 75(3): 724-729. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2009.04.032
4. Kline E, Treat E. Averna A, Davis M, Smith A, Sillerud L. Citrate concentrations in human seminal fluid and expressed prostatic fluid determined via 1H NMR spectroscopy outperform prostate specific antigen in prostate cancer detection. Journal of Urology. 2006; 176: 2274-4479. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2006.07.054
5. Davis M, Sofer M, Gomez-Marin O, Bruck D, Soloway M. The use of cell saver during radical prostatectomy – does it influence cancer recurrence? BJU Int. 2003; 91(6): 474-476.
6. Davis M, Sofer M, Soloway M. The procedure of transrectal ultrasound guided biopsy of the prostate – results of a survey on patient preparation and biopsy technique. J Urol. 2002; 167(2 Pt 1): 566-570.
7. Temes RT, Menen MJ, Davis MS, Pett SB Jr, Wernly JA. Heterotopic Pancreas of the esophagus masquerading as Boerhaaves syndrome. Ann Thoracic Surg. 2000; 69(1): 259-261. doi: 10.1016/S0003-4975(99)01223-0
8. Temes RT, Davis MS, Follis FM, Pett SB Jr, Wernly JA. Videothoracoscopic treatment of hepatic hydrothorax. Ann of Thoracic Surg. 1997; 64(5): 1468-1469. doi: 10.1016/S0003-4975(97)01061-8
9. Davis M, Monello J, Sanders J, Baldwin N, Orrison W. Evaluation of a frameless stereotactic device used in combination with magnetic source imaging as a tool for intraoperative localization. Clinical Research. 1994; 42: 28.