David Dougherty MD, FACS


Education

Residency
University of Rochester Medical Center

 

Medical Degree
University of Virginia

 

Undergraduate Degree
Middlebury College

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Sub Specialties

  • Robotic Surgery

Biography

Dr. David Dougherty is board certified in general surgery. He enjoys the full breadth of general surgery and believes in holistic care of the surgical patient. He aims to fully explain surgical disease to patients and their families and strives to be approachable and compassionate.

His interests include robotic and laparoscopic surgery for hernia, gallbladder disease, acid reflux, hiatal hernia, adrenal tumors, and diseases of the small bowel and colon. He also performs operations for thyroid and parathyroid diseases, and for skin and breast cancer.

Dr. Dougherty loves living in Richmond with his wife and 3 children. In his free time, he enjoys coaching his kids’ sports teams and taking them fishing.

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