Mark Joseph Dougherty , MD

Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine

(859) 277-4005

Lexington Infectious Disease Consultants
1720 Nicholasville Rd Ste 602
Lexington, KY 40503


Dr. Mark Dougherty is a graduate of the University of Virginia in 1979 and the University of Virginia School of Medicine in 1983, with subsequent Internship and Residency at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics in 1986. He completed his Infectious Disease Fellowship in 1988 at the University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, New York. Dr. Dougherty is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. Dr. Dougherty, along with Dr. John Meek founded Lexington Infectious Disease Consultants, PSC, in June 1990. He has been the Hospital Epidemiologist at Central Baptist Hospital from 1988 through the present, and at Continuing Care Hospital since 2005. Dr. Dougherty is a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America and served on the Clinical Affairs Committee from 2001 through 2006.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 38 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and English

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Virginia School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1983

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Saint Joseph Hospital West
  • Baptist Health Lexington

Specialties: Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Bronze Pathway X - KY
  • Anthem Pathway X - KY
  • Anthem Pathway X HMO
  • Baptist Health Community Care Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource Just4Me KY
  • CareSource Kentucky
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dougherty's Office Information

Lexington Infectious Disease Consultants
1720 Nicholasville Rd Ste 602
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 277-4005

Fax: (859) 927-8250
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM