Dr. James E. Dougherty, MD

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Dr. James E. Dougherty, MD

Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology | Male

Consulting Cardiologists 85 Seymour St Ste 719, Hartford, CT 06106 Get Directions
(860) 522-0604

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Our Mission: Providing patients with the highest standard of cardiovascular care in a state-of-the-art and humanistic manner.Read more

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Specialties

  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

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  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Heart Biopsy
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Stress Echocardiogram
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    Hartford Hospital

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Hartford Hospital

    Completed in 1977

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Hartford Hospital

    Completed in 1979

  • Undergraduate School
    Villanova University

    Graduated in 1970

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Dougherty's Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Experience with Dr. Dougherty

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Dougherty's Care Philosophy

Our Mission: Providing patients with the highest standard of cardiovascular care in a state-of-the-art and humanistic manner.