Dr. Kathleen Dougherty, MD

Dr. Kathleen Dougherty, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Kathleen Dougherty, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Hershey, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1979 and specializes in psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and more.

500 University Dr

Hershey, PA 17033

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  • Capital Blue Cross
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Dr. Dougherty's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Bipolar Disorder
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dougherty treats Bipolar Disorder more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Dougherty treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Major Depressive Disorder
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dougherty treats Major Depressive Disorder more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Dougherty treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Anxiety
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dougherty treats Anxiety more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Dougherty treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Dougherty's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
Anorexia
Anxiety
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Bulimia
Cocaine Addiction
Confusion
Delusional Disorder
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Dissociative Disorder
Dissociative, Conversion, and Factitious Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Eating Disorders
Homicidal Ideation
Hypochondriasis
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder (OCPD)
Opioid Dependence
Paranoid Personality Disorder
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Postpartum Depression
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophreniform Disorder
Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
Somatoform Disorders
Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
Suicidal Ideation
Tobacco Use Disorder
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kathleen Dougherty, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Hershey, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1979 and specializes in psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, and more.

Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

  • 1984
    Case Western Res University
    Fellowship Hospital
    1984
  • 1983
    University Hosps Cleveland Cwru
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1980
    University Hosps Cleveland Cwru
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School
    1979

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