University of Nebraska Medical Center

Joseph Dougherty, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine

Dr. Joe Dougherty

Dr. Joseph Dougherty was born and raised in Lincoln, NE and completed my undergraduate studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. I completed my Internal Medicine residency training at UNMC which included an additional year as Chief Resident for the IM residency program at the Omaha VA Medical Center. 

Dr. Dougherty is a hybrid general internist and spend half of his time in primary care clinic and the other half as a hospitalist. Areas of interest include medical student and resident education and POCUS. In his free time, he enjoys watching football, golfing, traveling, grilling/cooking, and spending time with his family and friends.



BS: University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2013

Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2018

Residency: University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2021

Chief Resident: University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2022

Patient Care

Clinic Locations: Eagle Run Health Center

Hospital Appointments: Nebraska Medicine