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Christopher P. Dougherty, DO, FAOAO

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Fellowship Trained in Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine, CAQ-SM 

Dr. Christopher Dougherty receives his board certification from the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the American Osteopathic Association. Dr. Dougherty is nationally and internationally known for his expertise. The former president of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine, he remains active in the education and training of current and future sports medicine physicians.  He is one of the most experienced physicians worldwide in meniscus repair and minimally invasive rotator cuff repairs, as well as joint preservation surgery.


Dr Dougherty is also one the most experienced hip arthroscopy specialists in the country - having performed the procedure since 2001. He has lectured extensively on injury prevention and sports medicine surgeries, as well as being extensively published with a number of patented implants and procedures. His professional associations include the AAOS, AOAO, AANA, AOA, AOS, AOASM, and the MLBTPA.