Dr. Michael Dougherty, DDS

Dr. Michael Dougherty, DDS

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Dentistry  |  
Male  |  
72 y/o
(99)

Accepting new patients

Michael Dougherty has served both his profession and community by offering educational sessions to other dentists, chairing committees, founding study club activities, directing dental care for hospitalized patients, volunteering for health fairs, and donating dental care services annually to the Colorado Division for the Handicapped since 1984. Most recently, Dr. Dougherty has been instrumental in improving methods and delivery of dental services through the use of unique programs and equipment. He keeps current with all phases of dental care and has logged more than 3,000 continuing education credits over the course of his career. He has received professional certifications in numerous areas: implant procedures, temporomandibular joint treatments (TMJ), Invisalign®, and high clinical skill. Teaching clinical skills to students and practitioners worldwide for improved ergonomic positioning and better precision during dental procedures is his underlying passion. In conjunction with a highly trained office staff and highly qualified dental laboratories, and the use of only quality dental products and materials, Dr. Dougherty optimally addresses the oral health care needs of patients of all ages.

Michael Dougherty Dentistry

1550 S Potomac St Ste 220

Aurora, CO 80012
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Delta Dental

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Care Philosophy

Dr. Michael Dougherty and his dental team members would like you to join our practice! Advances in the field of dentistry have made it much easier for patients to improve their oral health, their smiles, and ultimately, their lives. We focus on individual needs in every patient appointment, and provide our patients with optimal treatment. Our experienced and friendly staff will help you discover the best options for your dental care while you experience our relaxed atmosphere.
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Practice Areas

  • Dentistry
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Conditions Treated

  • Broken Tooth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Dental Disorders
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Halitosis
  • Impacted Teeth
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Plaque
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Stained Teeth
  • Teething
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Cleaning
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Examination
  • Dental Filling
  • Dental Hygiene Services
  • Dental Restoration
  • Dental Sealant
  • Dental X-Ray
  • Denture Repair
  • Dentures
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Fluoride Treatment
  • Gum Disease Treatment
  • Mouthguards
  • Nightguard
  • Non-Surgical Gum Treatment
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Partial Dentures
  • Root Canal
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Iowa / College of Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • United States Air Force
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Dougherty has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Dougherty has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dougherty's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dougherty to family and friends
4.9
based on 99 total reviews
Dr. Dougherty's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Dougherty accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental Premier

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Hospitals where Dr. Dougherty has admitting privileges

The Medical Center of Aurora
1501 S Potomac St
Aurora, CO 80012
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