Dr. Jay Doucet, MD

Critical Care Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 55
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Dr. Jay Doucet, MD
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.

200 W Arbor Dr

San Diego, CA 92103

Contact Information

(858) 657-7000

Dr. Jay Doucet, MD

Dr. Jay Doucet, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Care Philosophy

Dr Doucet is a board certified general, trauma and critical care surgeon, who is committed to providing quality, evidence based and patient-centered care.
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Dr. Doucet's Experience

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Dr. Doucet's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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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

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anorectal Disorders
  • Appendicitis
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Tract Tumors
  • Hernia
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Sepsis
6

Procedures

  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

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.

Education

  • 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
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Doucet's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Doucet to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Doucet's 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
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Doucet accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Doucet has admitting privileges

UCSD Medical Center - Hillcrest
200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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