Dr. Alden Harken, MD

Dr. Alden Harken, MD

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Dr. Alden Harken, MD is a general surgery specialist in Oakland, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in general surgery.

1411 E 31st St

Oakland, CA 94602

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser Permanente

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Harken's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harken performs Incision and Removal of Foreign Object more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Harken performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Port Placements or Replacements
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harken performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Harken performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Abscess
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Harken treats Abscess more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Harken treats this condition more than 74% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Anal Abscess
  • Anal/Rectal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Brain Abscess
  • Breast Abscess
  • Cerebellar Abscess
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Dental Abscess
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Laryngeal Abscess
  • Liver Abscess
  • Lung Abscess
  • Pancreatic Abscess
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Perianal Abscess
  • Pericolic Abscess
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Prostatic Abscess
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Renal Abscess
  • Retroperitoneal Abscess
  • Retropharyngeal Abscess

Dr. Harken's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dialysis Access Procedures
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Rib Fracture
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alden Harken, MD is a general surgery specialist in Oakland, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1973
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1973
  • 1971
    Boston Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1971
  • 1968
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1968
  • 1967
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1967

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