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Lynda S Dougherty, MD Colon & Rectal Surgery

Dr. Lynda S Dougherty, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery
Reston, VA (3 other locations)

About Dr. Lynda S Dougherty MD

Dr. Lynda S Dougherty, MD is a doctor primarily located in Reston, VA, with other offices in Fairfax, VA and Lansdowne, VA(and 2 other locations). They have 28 years of experience. Their specialties include Colon & Rectal Surgery, Surgery.

Dr. Dougherty has received 6 awards.

Locations

Dr. Lynda S Dougherty has 4 locations

Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery 1800 Town Center Dr Ste 311 Reston, VA 20190
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery 2710 Prosperity Ave Ste 200 Fairfax, VA 22031
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery 44055 Riverside Pkwy Ste 108B Lansdowne, VA 20176
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Garrett Surgical Group Pa 255 N 4th St Ste 2 Oakland, MD 21550

Specialties

Dr. Lynda S Dougherty has the following 2 SPECIALTIES

Colon & Rectal Surgery
Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.
Surgery

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Lynda S Dougherty has the following 20 expertise

  • Hemorrhoids
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diverticulitis
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Colitis
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Anal Cancer (Anus Neoplasms)
  • Anal Itching (Pruritus Ani)
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Rectal Pain
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Banding
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Bowel Resection
  • Anal Ulcer (Fissure in Ano)
  • Abdominal Pain

Awards

6 Awards

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors (1)

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

Education

28 Years Experience

Ohio State University College Of Medicine

Graduated in 1993

Cleveland Clinic Health System

Residency

Dr. Lynda S Dougherty Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Innovation Health
    • Aetna VA Signature Gold HMO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry - Bon Secours Tier 2
    • Coventry - Southside Tier 2
    • Coventry DE PPO
    • Coventry Southern Health PPO
    • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Lynda S Dougherty

Dr. Dougherty graduated from the Ohio State University College of Medicine in 1993. Dr. Dougherty works in Reston, VA and 3 other locations and specializes in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Dougherty is affiliated with Inova Fairfax Medical Campus, Inova Fair Oaks Hospital and Reston Hospital Center.

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