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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Emily Doherty is Excellent. Dr. Doherty has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Emily Doherty, MD is board certified in Clinical Genetics (M.D.) and Pediatrics.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Chromosome Disorders
  • Down Syndrome
  • Mental Retardation

Education & Awards

Dr. Doherty graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville.


Dr. Doherty has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Carilion Giles Memorial Hospital 
  • Carilion Roanoke Community Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Emily Saks Doherty MD is a female Medical Geneticist, has 11 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics, Clinical Genetics, and M.D..
Where does Dr. Emily S. Doherty practice?
Dr. Emily Doherty has 2 office locations.
Dr. Emily Doherty practices Pediatrics, Clinical Genetics, and M.D. near Roanoke, VA.
Additional practice locations include: Lynchburg, VA.
See Roanoke Pediatricians and Roanoke Geneticists.