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Timothy E Harris, MD
205 ratings, 81 reviews
Practice Name
Hospital Preference
WakeMed Cary Hospital
WakeMed Raleigh Campus
Office Location
10010 Falls of Neuse Road, Suite 11
WakeMed North Physicians Office Pavilion
Raleigh, NC 27614
3009 New Bern Ave.
Raleigh, NC 27610
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3009 New Bern Avenue
10010 Falls of Neuse Rd Suite 011

Dr. Timothy E. Harris is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon. He has received numerous awards for his research and teaching, and his peers have repeatedly selected him as one of 'North Carolina's Best Doctors.' He teaches nationally and internationally and has a special interest in joint replacement surgery, including minimally invasive anterior total hip replacements and total knee replacements.

Dr. Harris has expertise in the diagnosis and management of hip and knee arthritis, fractures and adult musculoskeletal deformity. He performs fracture and trauma surgery for the extremities, pelvis and spine and adult reconstructive surgery for post-traumatic and degenerative conditions.

Dr. Harris was born and raised in Lynchburg, VA. He received his bachelor's degree in German from Davidson College and attended medical school at the University of Virginia. He completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the University of Arizona and then continued his postgraduate training with a fellowship in orthopaedic trauma at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, MD.

Dr. Harris takes pride in treating every patient as an individual. The trust and confidence patients and his peers place in him, as well as his excellent outcomes, have made him popular among patients in the triangle and beyond.

He lives in Raleigh with his wife and four children and enjoys running in his free time.

Care Philosophy
Dr. Harris takes pride in treating every patient as an individual. 
Clinical Interests
Special interest in joint replacement surgery, including minimally invasive anterior total hip replacements and total knee replacements.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, University of North Carolina
Honors and Rewards
Harry E. Dascomb, MD Award for significant contributions in clinical teaching and care, Wake Area Health Education Center 2013
"Best Doctors in North Carolina" (2009-2015)
"Frank C. Wilson Orthopaedic Faculty Teaching Award" given by the graduating
Undergraduate Degree
Davidson College, Davidson, NC
Medical School
University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia
University of Arizona Health Sciences Center; Tucson, Arizona
University of Arizona Health Sciences Center; Tucson, Arizona
 R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center,
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Star Rating

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Overall Provider Rating
4.68 out of 5
205 ratings, 81 reviews

WakeMed Patient - March 2020

Seemed very caring and answered all my questions. Very clean office and sanitary

WakeMed Patient - March 2020


WakeMed Patient - March 2020

Everyone was professional, courteous and friendly. I did not feel rushed and Dr Harris answered all questions

WakeMed Patient - March 2020

All people involved in my diagnosis and prognosis was very knowledgeable and they showed a great deal of care

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