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Garth Davis (surgeon)

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– Biography:
– Born in South Africa, moved to the United States as a child
– Graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Texas at Austin
– Completed surgical residency at the University of Michigan
– Served as medical director at various clinics and hospitals
– Board-certified surgeon specializing in bariatric surgery

– Media Work:
– Helped individuals, including a celebrity, lose weight through bariatric surgery
– Partnered with medical center and organic co-op for hospital-based produce stand
– Launched Farmacy program prescribing fruits and vegetables
– Gained media recognition for weight loss success stories
– Promotes lifestyle changes alongside surgical interventions

– Use of Identity by Scammers:
– Davis’s photo used in money transfer scam
– Victims lost savings to romance scammer impersonating Davis
– Warned of fake Instagram accounts misusing his image
– Posted on Facebook to address the issue
– Cautioned against sending money to fake accounts

– Proteinaholic:
– Best known for book “Proteinaholic”
– Argues high-protein animal source diet leads to health issues
– Advocates for plant-based diet for optimal health
– Stresses the importance of plant-based foods over animal products
– Highlights risks of excessive animal protein consumption

– Selected Publications:
– Various journal publications on bariatric surgery and patient care
– Co-authored books on weight-loss surgery and meat consumption
– Contributions to biomedical engineering education
– Emphasizes pulmonary considerations in obesity and surgery
– Focuses on safe surgical practices and patient outcomes

Garth Philip Davis (born January 28, 1970) is an American bariatric surgeon, physician, and author. Davis specializes in weight management and is known for his advocacy of plant-based nutrition.

Garth Davis
Garth Davis in 2020
Born (1970-01-28) January 28, 1970 (age 54)
Occupation(s)Surgeon, writer
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