Dr. Jay Harness, MD

Dr. Jay Harness, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 75
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Dr. Jay Harness, MD is a general surgery specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from University Michigan in 1969 and specializes in general surgery.

1010 W La Veta Ave Ste 470

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

(714) 564-9225

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 97% of peers
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
very high
more than 93% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Harness's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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

  • University Of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • University Michigan
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • University Mich Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Mich Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harness has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harness' Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harness to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Harness' 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I've had three surgeries with Dr. Harness and all of them were really excelent. My only scar is not noticeable and he is an expert in preserving the breast shape. He is a professional who cares about his patients and gives each one all neessary and punctual medical follow-ups. I thank God for...more
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