Dr. J Docherty Jr, MD

Dr. J Docherty Jr, MD

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Age 51
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Dr. J Docherty Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Sumter, SC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1994 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

635 W Wesmark Blvd

Sumter, SC 29150

Contact Information

(803) 469-7500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthPartners
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Dr. Docherty Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Psoriatic Arthritis
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Dr. Docherty Jr treats Psoriatic Arthritis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Docherty Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Docherty Jr treats Chronic Fatigue Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Docherty Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Lupus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Docherty Jr treats Lupus more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Docherty Jr treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Docherty Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Behçet's Disease
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cryoglobulinemia
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Felty's Syndrome
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoporosis
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatic Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. J Docherty Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Sumter, SC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina in 1994 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1999
    University Of Tennessee, Memphis
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    University Of Tennessee, Memphis
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1994
    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School
    1994
  • 1989
    Francis Marion College
    Undergraduate School
    1989

Dr. Docherty Jr's Reviews

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3.9

Based on 15 reviews

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1 Star
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Best Rheumatologist iceberg ever seen. I don’t mind waiting to see Dr Docherty, because my one on one appointment time is not rushed. He Truly cares about each patient. Something that NEEDS to be applauded in today’s day and age. I was wheelchair bound when I saw Dr. DOCHERTY, and he has me now...Read More
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Wish i could leave a review of the good doctor, but I've never met him. My referral has been sent twice, since Aug 31. I've called numerous times. Everything is automation and voice mail. None of my calls/messages are yet to be returned. A call back to, at the least, acknowledge my existence would...Read More
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CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HealthPartners
Humana
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
PHP-Physicians Health Plan
Planned Administration Inc
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO
United Healthcare

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