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UC Davis Transplant Center

Brian James Gallay, M.D., Ph.D. View profile as PDF

Brian James Gallay

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.


Associate Professor


Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Surgery - Transplant



Transplant Nephrology


Transplant Center

Center/Program Affiliation:


UC Davis Medical Center
Cypress Building, Transplant Surgery
2221 Stockton Blvd., Suite B
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions
Phone: 916-734-2111

Additional Phone:

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


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, 1990-91


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

To see if Brian James Gallay is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).