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As one of the few female colon and rectal surgeons in the country, I bring a unique perspective that helps patients more openly discuss their symptoms and concerns.

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Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery - Main/Fairfax  


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Fax

(703) 280-4773


Address

2710 Prosperity Avenue, Suite 200, Fairfax, VA 22031

Office Hours

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Office Details

Doctor Specialties Colorectal Surgery & General Surgery
Practice Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Group Practice Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
Languages Spoken English, Spanish

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Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery - Reston  


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Address

1800 Town Center Drive, Suite 311, Reston, VA 20190

Office Hours

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Office Details

Doctor Specialties Colorectal Surgery & General Surgery
Practice Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Group Practice Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
  • Reston Hospital Center
Languages Spoken English, Spanish

Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery - Fair Oaks  


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Address

3580 Joseph Siewick Drive, Suite 302, Fairfax, VA 22033

Office Hours

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Office Details

Doctor Specialties Colorectal Surgery & General Surgery
Practice Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital
Languages Spoken English, Spanish

Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery - Alexandria  


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Address

4660 Kenmore Avenue, Suite 1110, Alexandria, VA 22304

Office Hours

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Office Details

Doctor Specialties Colorectal Surgery & General Surgery
Practice Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
  • Inova Alexandria Hospital
Languages Spoken English, Spanish

Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery - Loudoun  


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Fax

(571) 510-3868


Address

44055 Riverside Parkway, Suite 108B, Lansdowne, VA 20176

Office Details

Doctor Specialties Colorectal Surgery & General Surgery
Practice Specialty Colorectal Surgery
Group Practice Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery
Hospital Affiliation
  • Inova Loudoun Hospital
Languages Spoken English, Spanish

This office in the Inova Loudoun Hospital Center complex.

Insurance Accepted  


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About Dr. Dougherty
Dr. Dougherty

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Bio


Dr. Dougherty is a native of Ohio and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Microbiology from Miami University in Ohio. She then moved on to the Medical College of Ohio where she completed her degree in medicine. At graduation, Dr. Dougherty was the recipient of the Outstanding Surgical Student award. She remained at the Medical College of Ohio for her general surgical residency. Upon completion of her residency, she was accepted for a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, one of the nation’s finest centers for training in colorectal surgery.

Dr. Dougherty joined Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery in 1999. She holds surgical appointments at INOVA Fairfax, INOVA Fair Oaks, INOVA Alexandria, and Reston Medical Center. She is actively engaged in the training of surgery residents at Fairfax Hospital.

She remains interested in all aspects of the field of colon and rectal surgery and has rapidly gained the respect and admiration of her physician peers. Dr. Dougherty is continually named one of the area’s “Top Doctors” for colorectal surgeons by a poll conducted by the Washingtonian Magazine.

She holds certification from the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Her professional memberships include the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, the Crohn’s and Colitis Association and the Medical Society of Virginia.

In addition to her devotion to her patients, Dr. Dougherty is a dedicated wife and mother of two children. Her leisure time is spent with them in a variety of activities.

Specialties


Education & Training  


Medical School

  • Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
    MD • 1933


Residency

  • Medical College of Ohio
    Residency in General Surgery • 1998


Fellowship

  • The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship in Colorectal Surgery • 1999


Languages Spoken  


  • English