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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Harry Skinner, MD

Specialty
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Address
St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
2141 N. Harbor Blvd.
Suite 3500
Fullerton, CA 92835
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
2141 N. Harbor Blvd.
Suite 3500
Fullerton, CA 92835
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Phone
(714) 626-8630
Fax
(714) 626-8681

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • St. Jude Heritage Medical Group
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      Medical University of South Carolina- Charleston, SC
    • Residency
      University of California, Davis- Davis, CA
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography

    Harry Skinner, MD is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon practicing at St Jude Medical center as orthopedic hospitalist. After an initial grounding in engineering, culminating in PhD in Biomedical Engineering at UC Berkeley, he went on to graduate from Medical University of South Carolina, and Orthopedic residency at UC Davies. Dr Skinner has a wealth of experience in sports, joint replacement surgery and research. He is widely published in peer reviewed journals related to his extensive research in joint replacement and materials design and sciences, lectures across the nation and internationally. He has taught biomedical engineering and orthopedic surgery in numerous prestigious universities, Tulane, UC Berkeley, UCSF, UC Irvine to name but a few. He is currently Professor Emeritus in Orthopedic Surgery at UC Irvine dedicated to teaching and publishing.

    He has been recognized multiple times as Physician of Excellence by the Orange County Medical Association and has been voted “Best Doctor” by his peers for the last 15 years.

    Dr. Skinner is actively trying to improve hip fracture care as part of the Geriatric Fracture Care Program at St Jude Medical Center by decreasing the time to surgery and the time in hospital to reduce deconditioning and speed the return to full function. Dr Skinner strives to deliver the highest quality orthopedic care, tailored to meet the specific needs of each unique person.

    Awards
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2009
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2010
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2012
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2016
    • Physicians of Excellence, OCMA - 2018