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Dr. Anne Dougherty MD

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(713) 486-1625


Dr. Anne H. Dougherty graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of North Carolina with highest honors. She received her medical degree and completed her residency training at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) at Galveston. Then Dr. Dougherty completed her cardiology and electrophysiology fellowship training at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston.

Board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology, Dr. Dougherty specializes in ablation of cardiac arrhythmias, defibrillation, electrophysiology and pacing.

Dr. Dougherty holds multiple roles at McGovern Medical School, including professor in the Division of Cardiovascular. Long an advocate of responsible clinical research and the rights and welfare of human research participants, Dr. Dougherty has also promoted the appropriate representation of women in clinical research trials. She has been the executive chair of the Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects since 2004. She assumed the role of institutional official and vice president of the Human Research Protection Programs in 2011.

Throughout her career, Dr. Dougherty has received many honors and awards, including Top Doctor by US News and World Report in 2011, Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Service at McGovern Medical School in 1996, the 1997 YWCA Outstanding Women of Achievement—Medicine, Science and Technology Award, and the 1997-1998 American Heart Association’s Paul Dudley White Award. She is a past president of both the Houston Cardiology Society and the Houston Electrophysiology Society.

Physician Details

Medical Education
University of Texas at Galveston, 1978
Internships & Residency
University of Texas at Galveston- Graduate Medical Education, 1981
University of Texas at Houston-Cardiology, 1984
Clinical Interests
Arrhythmias, Atrial Fibrillation, Electrophysiology
PCP Number
Cities Served
ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup MMP Perinatal*
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks PPO*
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Corporate Remedies Worker's Comp*
  • Corvel Worker's Comp*
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - PPO Network*
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - Worker's Comp*
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Injury Management Organization Worker's Comp*
  • Interplan Health Group (IHG)*
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Olympus (International) - PPO Network*
  • Political Subdivision Workers Comp Alliance*
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Rockport - PPO Network*
  • Superior CHIP/Perinatal*
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • Texas True Choice - PPO Network*
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Chronic Complete
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare Star Plus Perinatal*
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • USA Managed Care Organization - Worker's Comp*
  • Wellcare
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp
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