Dr. William Harris, MD

Dr. William Harris, MD

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53 y/o
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Dr. William Harris, MD is a family medicine specialist in Byram, MS and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1995 and specializes in family medicine.

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Dr. Harris' Experience

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Dr. Harris' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Harris "I strive to provide high quality, full service medical care for the entire family."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Earwax Removal
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Laceration Repair
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Wellness Examination

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

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 Southern Mississippi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • University Of Mississippi School Of Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Medical Association- Physician's Recognition Award, 2008-2011
  • Fellow-American Academy of Family Physicians, 2010
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Harris is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Harris' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Harris to family and friends
5.0
based on 16 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Harris' 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 (5)

Dr. Harris is the Best! He is caring, kind, a good listener, honest but most importantly, he is a top notch doctor!
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Dr. Harris has treated 3 generations of my family since his first day out of med. school!! He is the best dr. we have ever seen and we've seen MANY MANY gp's and specialists of every kind. He knows so much about the medical profession in general from insurance, to drugs and the smallest details...more
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I would not be alive had Dr. Harris not been so aware of my fatal condition when no other doctor could find the problem. He ordered test to find that I had Graves Disease--{ I was slowly dying} & had me go to Baptist to the Radiology to have my Thyroid burned out and then gave me replacement. He...more
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It took me a while but withe the advice of my preachers wife!! I found a dr who doesnt just give scripts, he listens and cares.Thanks alot Dr.Harris without u helping find what was wrong Dr's would still be guessing!!!! thx bunches. katha bigby
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From the very first office visit, Dr. Harris was very nice. He has an excellent bedside manner! He takes time and explains everything that's going on with you and strategizes a game plan for you to get better. He has never failed me, and I'm in his office more than I'd like to be. Any doctor that...more
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