Brian Gallay, M.D., Ph.D.

Brian James Gallay, M.D., Ph.D.


Internal Medicine


Surgery - Transplant


Internal Medicine


  • Associate Professor
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UC Davis Medical Center

2221 Stockton Blvd., Suite B
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Clinic Phone: 916-734-2111
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

As transplant nephrologist at the UC Davis Transplant Center, Dr. Gallay evaluates prospective kidney and pancreas transplant patients and conducts pre- and post-transplant medical evaluations and follow-up. Gallay has published studies on aldosteronism, glomerulonephritis and hepatitis C.


Transplant Nephrology

Center/Program Affiliation

Transplant Center


Ph.D., Columbia University, College of Arts and Sciences, New York, New York, 1990

M.D., Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, 1990

B.A., Columbia University, New York City, New York, 1980


University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, California, 1991-93


Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon, 1998-99

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 1993-97

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003

American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology, 2003

Select Recent Publications

Butani L, Perez RV, Gallay BJ., Success of a steroid-minimization immunosuppression protocol for renal transplantation in the presence of donor specific antibodies. Pediatric Transplantation 2008 Sept 26