Dr. James Dougherty MD

  • Emergency Medicine Fort Wayne, IN

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Dr. James Dougherty, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fort Wayne, IN. He has 40 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine. Dr. Dougherty is affiliated with VA Northern Indiana Health Care System-Fort Wayne. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. James Dougherty has the following 3 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

Emergency Medicine

An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.

Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.


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Locations & Directions

VA Northern Indiana Health Care System-Fort Wayne

2121 Lake Ave
Fort Wayne, IN 46805

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