William Dougherty, MD, FACS

General and Plastic Surgery

Fields: Plastic Surgery, Surgery

Dr. William Dougherty is a plastic surgeon in Taos, New Mexico. He recently moved from Santa Fe to Taos and Dr. Dougherty practices at Taos Dermatology, Breast and Plastic Surgery. He received his medical degree from Keck School of Medicine of USC and has been practicing plastic surgery for over 20 years.

Education

High School: Chatsworth High School, Chatsworth, California
June, 1973
College: University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California
Majors: Physics, Chemistry, and Biology
June, 1979
Medical School: University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
MD
May, 1985
Internship: LAC+USC Medical Center,
General Surgery
July, 1985-June, 1986
Residencies: LAC+USC Medical Center
General Surgery
July, 1986-June, 1990

USC Division of Plastic Surgery
Plastic Surgery
July, 1990-June, 1992

USC Faculty: LAC+USC Medical Center
General Surgery
July, 1986-June, 1990

USC Division of Plastic Surgery
Plastic Surgery
July, 1990-June, 1992

Honors and Awards

College: Honors in Biology Dissertation
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California
June, 1979

Honors in Physics Thesis
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California
December, 1979

Honors in Triple Major:
Physics/Chemistry/Biology
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, California
June 13, 1980

Medical School: Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
May, 1982

NIH Student Research Fellowship
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
June, 1984-September, 1984

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society (3rd Year)
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
June, 1984

Merck Award for Academic Excellence
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California
May, 1985

Residency: Outstanding Craniofacial Paper Award
Plastic Surgery Senior Residence Conference
Montreal, Canada
May 1992
USC Faculty: Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award
USC School of Medicine
November 1997

Licensure:

New Mexico #MD2010-793
Issued 12/02/2010 – expires 7/1/ 2020
Kansas #04-33575
Issued 01/17/2009 – expires 6/30/ 2015
Arkansas #E-5152
Issued 04/13/2007 – expires 2/28/ 2015
Tennessee #38986
Issued 09/22/2004 – expires 2/29/ 2015
Pennsylvania #MD 071147-L
Issued 06/30/2000 – expires 12/31/2014
California # G058600,
Issued 09/15/1986 – expires 2/29/ 2020

DEA #BD0682864, expires 6/30/ 2020
NM CS 002162116/30/2020
UPIN#: F30625
NPI#: 1497842512

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
ATLS Instructor – July 1993
ATLS expires 8/24/2012
Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS)
ABLS, expires June 2015

Board Certification:

American Board of Surgery, Certificate # 36331
June 11,1991; 1991-2001; Oct 19, 2001; 2001-2012, 2013-2023

Certificate of Added Qualification
In Surgical Critical Care
# 1146
October 22,1993; (1993-2004), Oct 22, 2003; (2003-2014)

American Board of Plastic Surgery Certificate # 4643, November 12, 1994 Lifetime

Services

Plastic Surgery - Cosmetic
  • Breast Implant Removal
  • Body Lift
  • Body Contouring after Major Weight Loss
  • Breast Lift
  • Male Breast Reduction
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Tattoo Removal
  • Thigh Lift
  • Liposuction
  • Spider Vein Treatment
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Buttock Lift with Augmentation
  • Arm Lift
  • Tummy Tuck
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Dermal Fillers
  • Facelift
  • Nose Surgery
  • Retin-A Treatments
  • Ear Surgery/Protuberant Ears
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Chin Surgery
  • Lip Augmentation / Enhancement
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Brow Lift
  • Dermabrasion
  • Injectable Fillers
  • Fractional CO2 Laser Treatments
  • Chemical Peels
  • Facial Implants
  • Botulinum Toxin
  • Eyelid Surgery
Plastic Surgery - Reconstructive
  • Eyelid Ptosis Repair
  • Head and Neck Skin Cancer Reconstruction
  • Giant Nevi
  • Burn Reconstruction
  • Tram Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Free-Flap Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Implant Removal
  • Skin Cancer
  • Scar Revision
  • Vascular Malformations
  • Ear Reconstruction Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Surgery for Genitourinary Diseases
  • Head-Neck Cancer Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Down Syndrome
  • Skull/Facial Bone Reconstruction
  • Cleft-Lip and Palate Repair
  • Post Burn Reconstruction
  • General Reconstruction

Locations