Dr. Jay K. Harness MD Surgeon

Dr. Jay Harness is a surgeon in Orange, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alameda County Medical Center and Contra Costa Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Michigan Medical School and has been in practice for 45 years. He is one of 17 doctors at Alameda County Medical Center and one of 2 at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, General Surgery, 1969 - 1975

University of Michigan Medical School
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A Randomized Prospective Study of Lumpectomy Margin Assessment with Use of MarginProbe in Patients with Nonpalpable Breast Malignancies.
Schnabel, F.,Boolbol, S. K.,Gittleman, M.,Karni, T.,Tafra, L.,Feldman, S.,Police, A.,Friedman, N. B.,Karlan, S.,Holmes, D.,Willey, S. C.,Carmon, M.,Fernandez, K.,Akbari, S.,Harness, J.,Guerra, L.,Frazier, T.,Lane, K.,Simmons, R. M.,Estabrook, A.,Allweis, T.

Inframammary approach to nipple-areola-sparing mastectomy.
Salibian, A. H.,Harness, J. K.,Mowlds, D. S.

Intraoperative electron radiotherapy boost as a component of adjuvant radiation for breast cancer in the community setting.
Forouzannia, A., Harness, J. K., Carpenter, M. M., Ash, R. B., Williams, V., Gonzalez, M. M., Fischer, S., Rodriguez, A., Wagman, L. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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