Kristi L. Harold, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon

Departments

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  1. Achalasia
  2. Gastrointestinal disorder
  3. GERD
  4. Inguinal hernia
  5. Tumors and masses
  6. Ventral hernia
  1. Hernia repair
  2. Laparoscopic surgery
  • Minimally invasive treatment for diseases of the gastrointestinal tract including gastroesophageal reflux, achalasia and tumors
  • Laparoscopic repair of ventral hernia and inguinal hernia as well as laparoscopic surgery for diseases of the adrenal glands, spleen and biliary tract
  1. 2003
    Fellow - Advanced LaparoscopyCarolinas Medical Center
  2. 2001
    Resident - General SurgeryMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1996
    MDCreighton University School of Medicine

Certifications

  1. 2002
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2013
    Lifetime EducatorMayo Clinic in Arizona
  2. 2011
    Educator of the Year for Surgery and Surgical SubspecialtiesMayo Clinic in Arizona
  3. 2009
    Educator of the Year for Surgery and Surgical SubspecialtiesMayo Clinic in Arizona
  4. 2009
    Outstanding SpeakerContinuing Medical Education (CME)
  5. 2009
    Course Director of the YearMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  6. 2007
    Bassini AwardAmerican Hernia Society
  7. 2005
    Educator of the Year for Surgery and Surgical SubspecialtiesMayo Clinic in Arizona
  8. 2004
    Educator of the Year for Surgery and Surgical SubspecialtiesMayo Clinic in Arizona
  9. 2004
    CME Program Director of the YearMayo Clinic in Arizona
  10. 2003
    Carolinas Laparoscopic and Advanced Surgery Program Distinguished Achievement AwardAwarding Organization
  11. 2002
    Bassini AwardAmerican Hernia Society
  12. 2002
    Resident/Fellow AwardAmerican Hernia Society
  13. 1996
    Magna Cum LaudeCreighton University School of Medicine
  14. 1996
    Academic Scholar AwardBausch & Lomb
  15. 1995
    Alpha Omega AlphaAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  16. 1995
    MemberOmicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society
  17. 1995
    Presidential Scholastic Achievement AwardAwarding Organization
  18. 1993
    Dean's Academic ScholarshipCreighton University School of Medicine
  19. 1992
    Dean's Honor RollCreighton University School of Medicine
  20. 1989
    Dean's Honor RollCreighton University
  21. 1989
    Presidential ScholarshipCreighton University
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Professional memberships

  1. 2019
    PresidentOfficers and Councilors, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  2. 2018
    Program Committee2018 International Hernia Congress, Americas Hernia Society
  3. 2017 - 2018
    President-ElectOfficers and Councilors, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  4. 2017 - present
    ChairClinical Practice, Department of Surgery
  5. 2017 - present
    Faculty AdvisorWomen's Surgery Interest Group, Mayo Medical School-Arizona, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  6. 2017 - present
    LeadImplementation of Surgical Video Visits, Center for Connected Care, Department of Surgery
  7. 2017 - present
    MemberNominating Committee, American Hernia Society
  8. 2017 - present
    Co-ChairDiversity Committee, Americas Hernia Society
  9. 2016 - present
    MemberDiversity Committee, Mayo Medical School - Arizona Campus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  10. 2016 - present
    Faculty LeaderSurgery Rotation, Mayo Medical School - Arizona Campus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  11. 2013 - 2015
    MemberCommittee on Video-based Education, American College of Surgeons
  12. 2013
    ChairGeneral Surgery, Mayo Clinic Three-Site Specialty Council
  13. 2012
    Arizona RepresentativeICD-10 Problem/Diagnosis List Review Committee, Department of Surgery
  14. 2011 - 2013
    MemberHernia Outcomes Task Force, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  15. 2011 - present
    Board MemberAmerican Hernia Society
  16. 2010 - present
    MemberExecutive/Division Chairs Committee, Department of Surgery
  17. 2008
    MemberClinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  18. 2008
    MemberReferring Physician Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  19. 2008 - present
    DirectorStudent Rotation in Surgery, Barrett Honors College, Arizona State University
  20. 2006 - 2009
    MemberHospital Practice Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Hospital
  21. 2006 - present
    MemberGraduate Medical Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  22. 2005 - 2009
    Associate Program DirectorGeneral Surgery Residency, Department of Surgery
  23. 2005 - 2008
    MemberMedical Records Subcommittee
  24. 2003 - present
    MemberHealth Information Coordinating Subcommittee, Clinical Practice Committee - Arizona, Executive Operations Team - Arizona
  25. 1999 - present
    MemberSurgical Subcommittee, Graduate Medical Education Committee, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  26.  
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  27.  
    MemberSociety of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  28.  
    MemberAmerican Hernia Society
  29.  
    MemberArizona Medical Association
  30.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  31.  
    MemberSouthwestern Surgical Congress
  32.  
    MemberInternational Society for Digestive Surgery
  33.  
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
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Publications

Research activities

See a description of research activities.