Dr. James E Dougherty MD Cardiologist

Dr. James Dougherty is a cardiologist in Hartford, Connecticut. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hartford Hospital and University of Connecticut Health Center, John Dempsey Hospital. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Dougherty accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 55 doctors at Hartford Hospital and one of 20 at University of Connecticut Health Center, John Dempsey Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Heart Failure & Transplantation, Nuclear

Hospital Affiliation

Hartford Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

University of Connecticut Health Center, John Dempsey Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Hartford Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974 - 1977

Hartford Hospital
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1977 - 1979

Georgetown University School of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 37 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 35 years in Cardiovascular Disease

CT State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Postpartum dissection of the left main coronary artery.
Rogers, I.S., Rinaldi, M.J., Humphrey, C.B., Boden, W.E., Dougherty, J.E.

Initial experience with a transcatheter septal closure system for secondary stroke prevention in patients with interatrial septal defects.
Silverman, I.E., Kiernan, F.J., Kelsey, A.M., Brakoniecki, J.J., Kazi, F.A., Dougherty, J.E., Boden, W.E., McKay, R.G.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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