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Samantha Harris, MD

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Dr. Samantha Harris, MD

Contact

Fax Number
858-794-1250
Scripps Clinic Del Mar
12395 El Camino Real
San Diego, CA 92130
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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Biography

Samantha R. Harris, MD, is an endocrinologist who specializes in weight management and diabetes care. With advanced training in obesity medicine, Dr. Harris designs weight loss programs individualized for each patient using the most current tools and evidence-based information available. She provides compassionate, patient-centered care in her practice so patients can feel knowledgeable about their health and empowered to improve it.


In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Harris is involved in research related to the newest treatments of weight loss and diabetes. Current research projects include studying a novel weight loss medication. She has further interest in binge eating disorder, hypothyroidism, obesity pharmacotherapy, as well as the treatment of diabetes with techniques that promote weight loss.


Dr. Harris is also committed to improving medical education. She works closely with the Scripps Whittier Diabetes Institute to implement educational programs for healthcare professionals as well as the public.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obesity Medicine, Obesity Medicine, 2017
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2015
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2013

Medical Education

  • Rush Medical College of Rush University, MD, 2010

Residencies

  • University of California at Irvine School of Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2013

Fellowships

  • University of California, San Diego, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2015
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