Gregory A.L. Davies, M.D.
Professor

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Chair, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

daviesg@kgh.kari.net


Fellowship: Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina (1996)

Residency: Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario (1994)

Medical School Graduation: McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario (1989)

Certification: Fellow, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Canada, FRCSC (1994); Fellow, Society of Obs/Gyn of Canada, FSOGC (1997); American Board Certification in Obstetrics & Gynecology (1997); Fellow, American College of Obstretrians & Gynecologists (1998); American Board Certification in Materal-Fetal Medicine (2000)

Current Appointments: Director, Fetal Assessment Unit (KGH); Professor, Department of Diagnostic Imaging and School of Kinesiology and Health Studies

Research Interests: Prenatal diagnosis, preterm birth prediction, exercise in pregnancy, induction of labour, clinical management in obstetrics.

Other Interests: Family, golf, skiing.

Selected Publications

Schrey S, Kelly EN, Langer JC, Davies GA, Windrim R, Seaward PG, Ryan G. Fetal thoracoamniotic shunting for large macrocystic congenital cystic adenomatoid malformations of the lung. Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol 2012 May;39(5):515-20.

Hull D, Davies G, Armour CM. Survey of prenatal counselling practices regarding aneuploidy risk modification, invasive diagnostic procedure risks, and procedure eligibility criteria in canadian centres. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2012 Jul;34(7):626-36.

Liston F, Davies GAL. Thromoboembolism in the obese pregnant woman. Semin Perinatol 2011;35:330-4.

Weissgerber TL, Davies GA, Tschakovsky ME. Brachial artery flow-mediated dilation is not affected by pregnancy or regular exercise participation. Clin Sci (Lond) 2011 Oct 1;121(8):355-65.

MacRae AR, Chodirker BN, Davies GA, Palomaki GE, Knight GJ, Minett J, Kavsak PA, Toi A, Chitayat D, Van Caeseele PG. Second and first trimester estimation of risk for Down syndrome: implementation and performance in the SAFER study. Prenat Diagn 2010 May;30(5):459-66.

Davies GA, Maxwell C, McLeod L, Gagnon R, Basso M, Bos H, Delisle MF, Farine D, Hudon L, Menticoglou S, Mundle W, Murphy-Kaulbeck L, Ouellet A, Pressey T, Roggensack A, Leduc D, Ballerman C, Biringer A, Duperron L, Jones D, Lee LS, Shepherd D, Wilson K. Obesity in pregnancy. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2010 Feb;32(2):165-73.

Davies G, Ottenhof C, Woodman M, Farly A, Julien N, Van Vugt D, Day A. Cervix length and relaxin as predictors of preterm birth. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2008 Dec;30(12):1124-31.

Fraser D, Jensen D, Wolfe LA, Hahn PM, Davies GA. Fetal heart rate response to maternal hypocapnia and hypercapnia in late gestation. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2008 Apr;30(4):312-6.

Davies GA, Tessier JL, Woodman MC, Lipson A, Hahn PM. Maternal hemodynamics after oxytocin bolus compared with infusion in the third stage of labor: a randomized controlled trial. Obstet Gynecol 2005 Feb;105(2):294-9.