Dr. Todd Harris, MD

Dr. Todd Harris, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Todd Harris, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 2000 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

4501 Birch St

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Contact Information

(949) 861-3159

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
more than 5% of peers
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
more than 5% of peers
Ventral Hernia
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harris "Dr. Todd S. Harris is board certified in General Surgery, fellowship trained in Interventional Radiology, as well as highly experienced in minimally invasive Surgery. Dr. Harris is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, one of the highest distinctions for a general surgeon.

He is the Medical Director of the medical practice and coordinates all clinical functions of the office and surgical center for patients. Patients can visit http://www.CaliforniaHerniaSpecialists.com and http://www.FibroidTreatmentCenter.com for more information about Dr. Harris and our medical practices.

Dr. Harris is the highest rated surgeon on HealthGrades.com and Vitals.com, and has been featured by the Orange County Medical Association for his specialty health care. He has been awarded the 2014 and 2015 Physician of Excellence awards, published by the Orange County Register, as well as Coast Magazine. He has received the 2014 and 2015 Rising Star Award published in LA Magazine."


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  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated



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.


  • Clemson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • St. Vincents Hospital-Manhattan
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • St. Vincents Hospital-Manhattan
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • University Of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Harris has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Harris' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harris to family and friends
based on 914 total reviews (190 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (914)

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Dr. Harris' Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes
Dr. Harris Says:

I know that visiting a surgeon for the first time can be a scary experience. That's why I want to express my gratitude to my patients who take the time to fill out Patient Surveys about their experience with myself, and my office. I hope that all of the feedback from my prior patients helps ease the anxiety for my future patients! Thank you to all my prior patients, Todd S. Harris, MD, FACS

Patient Comments (190)

I went to see Dr. Harris because I had a fibroid. He told me that I would have a simple procedure and my symptoms would resolve. Well 6 months later I've been in the hospital a dozen times and I've lost my uterus and both ovaries. He told me I would be able to have children after the procedure. ...more
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I took my father to see Dr. Harris for his hernia. He had a horrible outcome. He was in horrible pain for weeks. We could not get a return phone call from the doctor's office no matter how many times we called. We went to another local surgeon to fix the mistakes that this doctor made. I...more
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Dr. Harris was possible the most fake doctor I have ever met in my life. I would absolutely get a second opinion before allowing him to touch you.
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Dr Harris performed a repair of my umbilical Hetnia. I can’t say enough about his friendly and professional approach to his care.
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From the very start it has been a great experience, the staff and Dr Harris pass their confidence to the patient which takes away the stress of what you are there for. This was how it was at his office and the same at the surgery center. It was a very positive experience and I feel I made the right...more
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