Todd S. Harris, MD is the Medical Director of California Surgery Specialists and coordinates all clinical functions of the office and surgical center for our patients. He is an expert in his field, respected by his patients and in the medical community, active in hernia research, and participates in volunteer work around the world.
California Surgery Specialists
We provide our patients with a comprehensive surgical center. Your consultation, surgery, and follow up are often within our dedicated facility. You can’t find a more concierge approach to surgical care in the country. Plus, we respect your busy schedule and promise to minimize your wait time.
What Sets Dr. Harris Apart?
“I don’t have multiple offices with a variety of staff and services. My one center is dedicated to providing you your consultation, surgery and follow up all at one location to maximize your quality of surgical care.” – Dr.Harris
Dr. Harris is the highest rated surgeon on HealthGrades, Vitals and Yelp. Our passion, pride in our work, and focus on hernia care is reflected by our patient’s feedback and allows us to provide all patients with the highest quality medical care.
Dr. Harris provides a wide range of surgical services to patients throughout Orange County and Southern California. Below is a short list of some of the types of procedures performed and diseases treated:
- Cholecystectomy – gallbladder removal
- Hernia Repair
- Port-a-cath Placement – for long term IV infusions
- Fibroids – heavy bleeding and pain
- Bowel and Intestine Repairs
- Endovascular Procedures
- Dialysis – AV fistula, graft, and catheter related procedures
Todd S. Harris, MD is the Medical Director of California Surgery Specialists and coordinates all clinical functions of the office and surgical center for our patients. He is an expert in his field, respected by his patients and in the medical community, active in research, and participates in volunteer work around the world. Because of his experience, he serves as a trainer for surgeons across the country who are interested in furthering their education in surgery.
- Top ranked surgeon in the Country on HealthGrades – the largest online Physician review site
- A focused, dedicated practice to surgical care places an emphasis on you and your needs
- One of the highest volume surgeons in the country, leading to the best possible outcome for you
- Overwhelmingly positive feedback from our past patients on HealthGrades, Vitals, Yelp and other sources
He was awarded the prestigious 2014, 2015, 2017 & 2018 Physician of Excellence Award which is given by the Orange County Medical Association and published by The Orange County Register and Orange Coast Magazine. He was also awarded the Super Doctors Rising Stars Award for 2014 – 2018.
Dr. Todd S. Harris is board certified in General Surgery as well as highly experienced in Minimally Invasive and Endovascular 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 California Surgery Specialists and coordinates all clinical functions of the office and surgical center for surgical patients.
Dr. Harris was born and raised in South Carolina and is a graduate of The Medical University of South Carolina. He completed his general surgery training at St. Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center in New York City. After completing his surgical residency, Dr. Harris returned for a Cardio Vascular and Interventional Radiology (CVIR) fellowship at the University of Minnesota. After completing his fellowship in 2008, he relocated to Orange County to develop his surgical practice.
Dr. Harris is a member of numerous societies including The American Hernia Society and The Orange County Medical Association. From 2014 – 2018 he was awarded the Top Doctor – Physician of Excellence Award and in 2013 and 2014, Dr. Harris received the Patients Choice Award which is given to only 5% of Physicians across the country. He is the highest rated hernia surgeon in the country on HealthGrades and Vitals. Dr. Harris works closely with The Rock Institute which is a leader in sports fitness to provide specialized sports hernia treatments. Because of his experience, he serves as a trainer for surgeons across the country who are interested in furthering their education in surgical repairs.
Outside of work Todd S. Harris, MD enjoys a variety of recreational activities. He is an avid runner and swimmer. He has competed in numerous triathlons, including the 2012 & 2016 Malibu, 2015 Miami South Beach, and 2017 Santa Barbara Olympic distance races along with the 2017 Augusta half Ironman race. He balances cardiovascular activities with core and strength training. His interest in fitness allows him to appreciate getting patients back to what they enjoy as quickly and pain free as possible.