Dr. R. Donald Doherty Jr.

Interventional Radiologist
Richmond, VA 23230

About Dr. Doherty

After rigorous coursework and exams, Dr. R. Donald Doherty Jr. became the first physician in the Fredericksburg region to earn Board Certification in aesthetic medicine through the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine (AAAM). This makes Dr. Doherty the recipient of triple Board Certification. In addition to aesthetic medicine, Dr. Doherty is Board Certified by the American Board of Radiology in both diagnostic and interventional radiology.

Dr. Doherty joins the ranks of over 5,000 AAAM Board Certified physicians in this globally recognized network.

Dr. Doherty joined Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg in 2003. He received fellowship training in angiography and interventional radiology at the University of Virginia. At the Medical College of Virginia, Dr. Doherty was a research fellow in rheumatology, allergy, and immunology. From 1999- 2002, he served as a medical examiner for the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Summer 2019 marked the one-year anniversary of VIVA’s expansion into medical aesthetics with the Cosmetic Center by VIVA. Together with Dr. Samer Hijaz, Dr. Doherty offers his patients the highest level of expertise in the region. Procedures and treatments include laser therapy, acne treatment, anti-aging and regenerative skincare, and injectables.

Expert in uterine fibroid embolization

As an interventional radiologist, Dr. Doherty is an expert in minimally invasive treatments. From Uterine Fibroid Embolization, to vascular stent placement, to tumor ablation, Dr. offers a wide range of minimally invasive treatment options that are alternatives to surgery.

Education & Training

A brief overview of this providers education and training.

Medical School | Doctor of Medicine
Medical College of Virginia | Virginia
Residency | Diagnostic Radiology
Medical College of Virginia | Virginia
Fellowship | Angiography and Interventional Radiology
University of Virginia | Virginia


A few reasons this provider is uniquely qualified to treat your issue.

Board Certified

Dr. Doherty is board certified, has over 20 years of experience, and is focused on quality care and patient satisfaction.

Rapid Scheduling

Dr. Doherty can normally see patients for initial consultation within 24-48 hours.

Accepts most payment methods

Dr. Doherty accepts most private payers, Medicare, and Medicaid.

Insurance accepted

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Most private payers

This provider accepts nearly all private insurance plans


This provider accepts Medicare.


This provider accepts Medicaid.

Work comp

This provider accepts workers’ compensation.

Patient reviews

Here are a few reviews from grateful patients.

March 2019
Dr. Doherty works very hard to diagnose the problem and treat it.
April 2018
I love Dr. Doherty!!! He has a great bedside manner. He took really great care of me when he did both my legs. I would recommend him to everyone!!
September 2015
Excellent bedside manner. Put me at complete ease.

Primary Location

Richmond, VA 23230

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