Residents and Fellows

University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine


  • Davis, John Wayne, DO (PGY3): Family Medicine

    John Wayne DavisJohn Wayne Davis DO (PGY3)

    • Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    • Undergraduate College: Penn State University
    • Career Goals: To provide high quality full-spectrum healthcare care to rural Nevadans. I wish to balance my practice in both the inpatient and outpatient setting, while also integrating osteopathic manipulative medicine when indicated.
    • Hobbies: Off-road expeditions, gardening, cooking, skiing, hiking, and exploring the outdoors with my dogs.

    Why did you choose the University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno Family Medicine Residency?:It is truly the most unique and balanced residency training program I know of. The community-based model with the university setting, the incredibly friendly faculty and staff, the happy and confident residents were only a few examples of why my heart was set on this program. Furthermore, I have broad and evolving interests including rural and wilderness medicine, both of which are offered at UNR, along with many other opportunities. Furthermore, the Elko site offers a one of a kind training opportunity for which I am tremendously honored to be a part of. On top of a fantastic program, I see the Reno community as one of the best areas in this country to thrive in, that offers something for everyone. This comes from my perspective of traveling to all 50 states. Overall, I was impressed by all regards during my interview and knew this program was the right choice!