Dr. Patrick Doherty, MD

Dr. Patrick Doherty, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Patrick Doherty, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New London, CT and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

194 Howard St

New London, CT 06320

Contact Information

(860) 442-0564

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Doherty's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Doherty treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Doherty treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Doherty treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Doherty treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Doherty performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Doherty performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Doherty's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Patrick Doherty, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New London, CT and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • General Surgery; University Of Maryland
    Internship Hospital
  • 1999
    University MD
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1993
    Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School
    1993
  • The Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School

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Dr. Doherty's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Doherty

4.7

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
85%
(17)
4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
5%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5%
(1)

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Even though we currently live in Florida, I waited until we came back up north for my third back surgery with Dr. Doherty. After only three weeks, I feel like a million bucks. All of my surgeries done by Dr. Doherty have come out with excellent results. I can't thank him enough for all his...Read More
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Dr. Doherty is a great doctor and surgeon, he has performed two neck surgeries on me and he did a wonderful job. I would highly recommend him to anyone with any neurological issues, or anyone with issues with there neck or back, he is a truly amazing doctor and I wouldn't go anywhere else.
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Had neck surgery in 2007 and he made it almost fun
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
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
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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