Jeremy L. Davis, M.D.

Jeremy L. Davis, M.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
Surgical Oncology Program


Dr. Jeremy L. Davis is a surgical oncologist whose research focuses on sporadic and inherited forms of stomach cancer, specifically those caused by germline mutations in the CDH1 gene, and the molecular underpinnings of gastric cancer development and metastasis.  Dr. Davis is board certified in both Complex General Surgical Oncology and General Surgery.

Areas of Expertise

1) gastric cancer 2) pancreatic cancer 3) hepatic metastasectomy 4) minimally-invasive and robotic surgery

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Selected Key Publications

Decision-making and regret in patients with germline CDH1 variants undergoing prophylactic total gastrectomy.

Gamble LA, Grant RRC, Samaranayake SG, Fasaye GA, Koh C, Korman L, Asif B, Heller T, Hernandez JM, Blakely AM, Davis JL.
J Med Genet.. 2022. [ Journal Article ]

Association Between Hereditary Lobular Breast Cancer Due to CDH1 Variants and Gastric Cancer Risk

Gamble LA, Rossi A, Fasaye GA, Kesserwan C, Hernandez JM, Blakely AM, Davis JL.
JAMA Surg. epub: 2022. [ Journal Article ]

Evaluation of confocal laser endomicroscopy for detection of occult gastric carcinoma in CDH1 variant carriers.

Schueler SA, Gamble LA, Curtin BF, Ruff SM, Connolly M, Hannah C, Quezado M, Miettinen M, George M, Blakely AM, Hernandez JM, Heller T, Koh C, Davis JL
J Gastroenterol. 2020. [ Journal Article ]

Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer Syndrome and the Role of CDH1: A Review.

Gamble LA, Heller T, Davis JL.
J Gastrointest Surg. . 2021. [ Journal Article ]

Enhanced endoscopic detection of occult gastric cancer in carriers of pathogenic CDH1 variants.

Curtin BF, Gamble LA, Schueler SA, Ruff SM, Quezado M, Miettinen M, Fasaye GA, Passi M, Hernandez JM, Heller T, Koh C, Davis JL.
J Gastroenterol.. 2021. [ Journal Article ]


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