John M. Davis, III, M.D.

  1. Internist
  2. Rheumatologist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Dr. Davis is a clinical rheumatologist with specialty interest in inflammatory arthritis.

His clinical focus includes:

  • Expertise in the diagnosis and management of all forms of inflammatory arthritis, including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, axial and peripheral spondyloarthritis, arthritis associated with autoimmune connective tissue diseases, gout, and calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease.
  • Complex evaluation and coordination of care for patients with undiagnosed, undifferentiated, treatment-refractory, or otherwise challenging rheumatic diseases.
  • Endeavoring to identify hope and new treatment opportunities for patients.
  • Collaborating with Mayo and non-Mayo health care professionals to address patient's health concerns in a comprehensive manner.
  • Person-centered, compassionate, and empathic approach to rheumatologic care.

In addition to his clinical activities, Dr. Davis has an active, extramurally funded research program in the field of rheumatoid arthritis.

His research focus includes:

  • Integrating patient-reported outcome measures into clinical practice
  • Enhancing shared-decision making in rheumatology practice
  • Investigating the role of the human gut microbiome in inflammatory arthritis
  • Discovery of new biomarkers for inflammatory arthritis
  • Studies of multimorbidity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
  1. Inflammatory arthritis
  2. Psoriatic arthritis
  3. Rheumatoid arthritis
  4. Spondyloarthritis
  • Inflammatory arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Musculoskeletal ultrasonography
  • Adult-onset autoinflammatory syndromes (e.g., TRAPS, Yao syndrome, and Schnitzler syndrome)
  1. 2013
    MS - Basic Science Master's Degree in Clinical and Translational ScienceCenter for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTS) Postdoctoral Master's Degree Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 2011
    Research Training - Immune response signatures to predict response to methotrexate therapy in early rheumatoid arthritisKL2 Mentored Career Development Program
  3. 2006
    Certificate - Clinical Translational ResearchClinical and Translational Science Postdoctoral Certificate Program, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 2006
    Fellowship - RheumatologyMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 2003
    Residency - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 2000
    MD - Cum LaudeUniversity of Missouri School of Medicine
  7. 1996
    BA - Molecular and Cell BiologyNorthwestern University
  8. 1995
    Externship - Research Experience for Undergraduates in Molecular Genetics - Molecular genetics of topoisomerase I - Dr. Mark T. Muller, preceptorThe Ohio State University

Certifications

  1. 2005
    RheumatologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2003
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    Outstanding (Top 5%) ReviewerArthritis Care & Research
  2. 2018
    Outstanding (Top 5%) ReviewerArthritis Care & Research
  3. 2017
    Teacher of the Year - RheumatologyMayo Fellows Association
  4. 2015
    Good Author Project AwardeeMayo Clinic Documentation Services
  5. 2014
    Department of Medicine Educator Recognition AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  6. 2013
    Laureate AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  7. 2010
    Notable PosterAmerican College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting
  8. 2009
    Notable PosterAmerican College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting
  9. 2008
    Teamwork Award - Rheumatology Practice RedesignDepartment of Internal Medicine
  10. 2006
    Philip Showalter Hench Award for Excellence in RheumatologyDivision of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2005
    Research Award for Outstanding Arthritis ResearchNorth Central Chapter, Arthritis Foundation
  12. 2000
    Alpha Omega AlphaUniversity of Missouri School of Medicine
  13. 2000
    Cum LaudeUniversity of Missouri School of Medicine
  14. 1994
    Honors Thesis Program in Molecular and Cell BiologyNorthwestern University

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    VolunteerHouse Volunteer, Ronald McDonald House
  2. 2015 - present
    Physician MemberDOM Outpatient Practice Committee, Department of Internal Medicine
  3. 2014 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  4. 2013 - present
    ChairMusculoskeletal/Rheumatic Disease Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  5. 2011 - present
    MemberFederation of Clinical Immunology Societies
  6. 2011 - 2016
    Co-ChairMusculoskeletal/Rheumatic Disease Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  7. 2011 - 2015
    ChairResearch Committee, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2011 - 2015
    Physician MemberDepartment of Medicine Research Chairs Committee
  9. 2011 - 2014
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  10. 2007 - 2011
    Subspecialty LeaderRheumatoid Arthritis Clinic, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2007 - present
    Task Force MemberPharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  12. 2007 - present
    MemberMusculoskeletal/Rheumatic Disease Task Force, Pharmaceutical Formulary Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  13. 2007 - present
    MemberRheumatoid Arthritis Investigational Network
  14. 2006 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Rheumatology
  15. 2006 - present
    MemberRheumatoid Arthritis Clinic, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  17. 2006 - present
    MemberRheumatology Procedure Clinic, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  18. 2006 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 2004 - 2005
    MemberPractice Redesign Committee, Division of Rheumatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2003 - 2006
    Fellow-in-Training MemberAmerican College of Rheumatology

Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.