Michael Dougherty, DDS graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. He moved to the Denver area after a tour in the US Air Force during which he served as a chief dental surgeon at an Air Force base overseas.
He has served both his profession and community by offering comprehensive dental care to families and individuals, educational sessions to other dentists, chairing committees, establishing dental study club activities, directing dental care for hospitalized patients, volunteering for health fairs, and donating dental care services annually to the Colorado Division for the Handicapped. Dr. Dougherty has been instrumental in improving methods and delivery of dental services through the use of unique clinical education programs and dental equipment. He has presented at both national and international dental conferences.
In conjunction with a highly trained office staff and highly qualified dental laboratories, and the use of only quality dental products and materials, Dr. Dougherty optimally addresses the oral health care needs of patients of all ages.
- American Dental Education Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Colorado Dental Association
- Metropolitan Denver Dental Society
- Global Network for Systematic Health Care
- Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
- Medical Center of Aurora, Medical Staff
Outside the Office
Dr. Dougherty is a native of Clarion, Iowa and lives in Aurora. He and his wife Jackie have a son, a daughter, and a grandson. In his free time, Dr. Dougherty enjoys hiking, camping, scuba diving, and traveling to locations around the world.