Dr. Jay Doucet, MD

Dr. Jay Doucet, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Jay Doucet, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in San Diego, CA and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Memorial University Of Newfoundland Faculty Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in critical care surgery.Read his story

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Doucet's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Doucet "Dr. Doucet is a Trauma, General and Critical Care surgeon and joined the UC San Diego Trauma Division in March 2007. He completed training as a general surgeon in 1997. He has 22 years military medical service with six deployments including three tours in Afghanistan as combat surgeon with NATO & US forces. He completed his trauma fellowship at UC San Diego in 2003 and has been a faculty trauma surgeon at LA County+USC Medical Center and Vancouver General Hospital. Dr. Doucet was is the medical director for the Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU). He is also the Medical Director for Emergency Preparedness & Response. He is the American College of Surgeons State Committee on Trauma Chair for San Diego-Imperial. He is also credentialed in ultrasound by ARDMS. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Doucet "Dr Doucet is a board certified general, trauma and critical care surgeon, who is committed to providing quality, evidence based and patient-centered care."

1  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

9  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Dalhousie University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Memorial University Of Newfoundland Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Toronto
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Dalhousie University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of California San Diego
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 2011 San Diego Super Doctors, 2011
  • Finalist - San Diego Business Journal Health Care Champions, 2011
  • AAST Honorary Medal for Combat Casualty Care, 2007
  • Nominee - Kaiser Teaching award, 2008, 2010
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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