Dr. Paul Dougherty, MD

Dr. Paul Dougherty, MD

Cataract Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Paul Dougherty, MD is a cataract surgery specialist in Westlake Village, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University of California At Los Angeles in 1989 and specializes in cataract surgery, ophthalmology, and more.Read his story

4353 Park Terrace Dr Ste 150

Westlake Village, CA 91361

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  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EyeMed Vision Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for California
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Dougherty's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
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Dr. Dougherty treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Dougherty treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Eyelid Disorders
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Dr. Dougherty treats Eyelid Disorders more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Dougherty treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Retina Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dougherty treats Retina Diseases more than 30% of his peers

Dr. Dougherty treats this condition more than 30% of his peers

About Me

Biography

"Paul J. Dougherty MD, medical director at Dougherty Laser Vision, is among the nation's most experienced laser and lens-based vision correction surgeons. In addition to serving as medical director of Dougherty Laser Vision (with offices in Westlake ...

Specialties

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Ophthalmology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    Phillips Eye Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Jules Stein Eye Inst/UCLA Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1990
    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1990
  • 1989
    University of California At Los Angeles
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1985
    University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School
    1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Dougherty's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dougherty

4.1

Based on 65 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Praise God for Dr. Dougherty! He is the best surgeon. The day after surgery, I could see. My vision was very poor and cataract were dense, so I lived in the dark. I had forgotten bright daylight. Dr. Dougherty turned the light on. This skilled surgeon worked a miracle for me. I am thrilled with my...Read More
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If you’re looking for a reliable, educated and loving place to get you or a loved one’s eye surgery, look no further! I couldn’t have asked for a better experience with Dougherty Laser Vision. I was quite nervous going into the surgery because I have never undergone surgery before but Dr....Read More
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What an amazing experience! Dr. Dougherty and his team are so friendly and knowledgeable. From my LASIK consult to my post-op, I never felt rushed or like my needs were not met. Clean and professional environment, state-of-the-art technology, and fantastic customer service; I highly recommend...Read More
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Dr. Dougherty is a refractive genius! I lived 29 years squinting my way through life, allowing fear to keep me from my best possible vision. Dealing with contacts was a nightmare and I lost too many pairs of glasses to keep count. I ended up having PRK surgery in Beverly Hills as that was the best...Read More
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I was referred to Dr. D to help correct a rare cataract surgery complication . It was a very complicated problem and took over a year to correct. At various times during the year, I was nervous, scared, and so tired of it all. Dr. D personally assured me that he and his team were going to take...Read More
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Aetna
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AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
EyeMed Vision Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
Kaiser PHCS Network PPO
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
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