Benjamin P. Davis, MD, PhD

Benjamin P. Davis
I feel blessed to be working at University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics. This is an environment that allows me the time to connect with my patients while also providing an academic and collaborative setting to address complex cases regularly.
Benjamin P. Davis, MD, PhD


Ben Davis is a Clinical Assistant Professor in Allergy/Immunology. He did his fellowship training at University of Cincinnati/Cincinnati Children’s. His main interests are eosinophilic and mast cell diseases. His more specific focus is food allergy and eosinophilic esophagitis.

He has an extensive publication history on eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). He sees value in further understanding these disorders and providing a more comprehensive approach for his patients. His current projects include formation of a multidisciplinary EoE clinic with pediatric gastroenterology, formation of a multidisciplinary asthma clinic with adult pulmonology and development of allergy/immunology clinical trials group.



Pediatric Medical Services

Pediatric Specialties

  • Allergy
  • Immunology

Special Procedures

  • Patch testing
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Skin prick testing

Diseases and Conditions

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic dermatitis
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Contact dermatitis
  • Drug allergies
  • Eosinophilic disease
  • Food allergies
  • Hives (urticaria)
  • Immune deficiencies
  • Rhinitis
  • Vaccine allergy
  • Venom allergy



  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Allergy/Immunology


  • MD, University of Iowa, Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa
  • PhD, Immunology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati


Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati


Allergy/Immunology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati


Internal Medicine ( Academic Profile )

Clinical Associate Professor