Dr. William J Harris MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. William Harris is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Jackson, Mississippi and is affiliated with Mississippi Baptist Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests: Heart Valve Prosthesis, Aortic Valve Insufficiency, TAVR, Aortic Valve, Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Valve Stenosis, Mitral Valve, Atrial Heart Septal Defects, Cardiac Electrophysiologic Techniques, Mitral Valve Insufficiency, Atrial Fibrillation, Coronary Artery Bypass, Coronary Disease

Hospital Affiliation

Mississippi Baptist Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1997

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1998–1999

University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 16 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 13 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

AL State Medical License
Active through 2014

MS State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons


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