Dr. James Harris Jr, MD

Dr. James Harris Jr, MD

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Dr. James Harris Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from University of California At Los Angeles in 2007 and specializes in general surgery.

1830 E Monument St 333

Baltimore, MD 21287

Contact Information

(410) 955-5080

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Harris Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 98% of peers
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 94% of peers
Hernia Repair
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

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51  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of California At Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harris Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harris Jr' Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harris Jr to family and friends
14 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Harris Jr' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Mr Harris operated my father who is a very complex patient with multiple medical problems. My father's condition is completely resolved and he recovered so fast that did not even used any pain medication after the surgey. In addition, Dr Harris is not only a very talendeted surgeon he is also very...more
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Simply wonderful, and the staff too! I had to have a procedure, as stubborn as I was initially declining. I was glad i eventually did...he was very patient. His office staff today post-followup were simply amazing too. I had to just share this!
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I had emergency gallbladder removal and Dr. Harris was focused, sharp and patient in describing the process. He answered my questions and those of my husband. He has an easy bed-side manner and was able to earn my confidence.
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Last week I had a bilateral hernia operation with Dr. Harris. My operation was far from a simple one; it took almost 5 hours. It was an extremely complicated surgery but Dr. Harris performed it with no complications. He took the time before and after the surgery to talk with me and make sure I...more
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Outstanding experience. Professional, personable, patient, answered all my questions. Surgery was a breeze with minimal discomfort.
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