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About Christina V. Harris, MPA, PA-C

Christina V. Harris, MPA, is a certified physician assistant (PA-C) who works in orthopedic oncology (bone cancer) and joint reconstructions. In this capacity, she assists with preoperative and postoperative care of orthopedic patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She also educates patients on orthopedic oncology management as well as hip and knee reconstructions.

Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Ms. Harris was a physician assistant at Commonwealth Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation (now OrthoVirginia) in Reston, Va.

Ms. Harris earned a master's degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and her bachelor of science in kinesiology from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va.

She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the San Diego Society of Physician Assistants and Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Outside of work, Ms. Harris enjoys spending time with family and travel.

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For more information, see Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
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Open Payments Program Notification
For informational purposes only, a link to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Open Payments web page is provided here. The federal Physician Payments Sunshine Act requires that detailed information about payment and other payments of value worth over ten dollars ($10) from manufacturers of drugs, medical devices, and biologics to physicians and teaching hospitals be made available to the public.
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Degree

  • Eastern Virgina Medical School, Norfolk, VA

Degree

  • College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

Gender

  • Female

Date Joined Staff

  • 2014-06-01

Board Certifications

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted
Open Payments Program Notification
For informational purposes only, a link to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Open Payments web page is provided here. The federal Physician Payments Sunshine Act requires that detailed information about payment and other payments of value worth over ten dollars ($10) from manufacturers of drugs, medical devices, and biologics to physicians and teaching hospitals be made available to the public.
View Open Payments data for Christina Harris
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