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

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


Internal Medicine


Surgery - Transplant


Internal Medicine


  • Professor


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).

UC Davis Medical Center

2221 Stockton Blvd., Suite B
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis Medical Group - Folsom

251 Turn Pike Dr.
Folsom, CA 95630
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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
UC Davis Medical Group


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

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

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

Internship: UC San Diego Medical Center, San Diego CA 1990-1991


UC San Diego Medical Center, San Diego CA 1991-1993


Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland OR 1998-1999

University of Washington, Seattle WA 1993-1997

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