Dr. Miriam Dougherty, MD

Dr. Miriam Dougherty, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Female  |  
Age 67
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Miriam Dougherty, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Newton, MA. She is 67 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

2000 Washington St Ste 206

Newton, MA 02462

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Dougherty performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
high
more than 85% of peers
Dry Eyes
high
more than 81% of peers
Keratitis
normal
more than 83% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
9

Conditions Treated

  • Cataract
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Thyroid Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Wills Eye Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (0)

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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Dougherty accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Dougherty has admitting privileges

Newton - Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington St
Newton, MA 02462
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