Dr. Kristi Harrington, MD

Dr. Kristi Harrington, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Kristi Harrington, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA. She specializes in breast surgery and breast surgical oncology.Read her story

Overlake Medical Clinics/Overlake Hospital Cancer Center

1135 116th Ave NE Ste 180

Bellevue, WA 98004
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Beacon Health Strategies
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Behavioral Health Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • ChoiceCare Network

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Dr. Harrington's Experience

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

Dr. Harrington's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Harrington "I strive to provide compassionate care with the highest level of technical expertise and to treat my patients like I would want a family member or close friend to be treated."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harrington ""I believe that patients are partners in their treatment and contribute to the success of their treatment.  In order to be good partners, patients need to be educated about their diagnosis or condition, and about their treatment options.  It is my job to educate patients about their options, explain things in a manner that they can understand, and help them to make the best decisions for themselves.  It is also my job to maintain the highest possible practice standards and technical capabilities, and to provide care in a compassionate manner...like I would want my family to be treated.""

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

35  Conditions Treated

  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Neutropenia
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thalassemia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
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9  Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Surgical Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.


  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Washington Sch Of Med-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Doctorate
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harrington has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harrington's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harrington to family and friends
13 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Harrington's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Harrington Says:

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Patient Comments (9)

I saw Dr. Harrington today for an issue that showed up on a mammogram. I found Dr. Harrington to be very informative, she had a great bedside manner and she really seems to know her stuff. Glad I went to her and liked her very much. I'll have some additional tests and then the results will go back...more
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I was diagnosed with stage 1 Breast Cancer in September of this year. Dr. Harrington was the Doctor that gave me the news, let me know the type of Breast cancer I had, and all the choices I had for treatment. She was so comforting, I didn't have one moment of feeling scared of what was ahead. I...more
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Can't go wrong here. She's the best and knows her trade well
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I found Dr. Harrington to be extremely professional, thorough and compassionate. She explained all options and possible outcomes and allowed me time to process the information and come back with even more questions. At all times she was available and responsive as was her staff. She followed up...more
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I've seen Harrington a few times. Each time I feel intimidated & steamrolled. All surgeons play 'god' in the operating room but this one has an especially large ego. She is not a supportive MD for patients who want to be educated/engaged. She is threatened & angry at questions about care/options...more
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