At Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG), our four areas of primary care include family medicine, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, and pediatric medicine. Learn more about the different areas of TPMG Primary Care.
Matthew T. Doherty, MD, is a fellowship trained, board certified radiologist in Hampton Roads, VA at the TPMG Imaging and Breast Centers in Newport News and Williamsburg. Dr. Doherty, alongside his colleagues and fellow TPMG Radiologists, Janae Johnson, MD and Jeffrey VandeSand, MD, provides diagnostic radiology services and interpretation of medical images for practices within TPMG and the surrounding areas.
Dr. Doherty received his undergraduate degree in Biology from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg. He completed a Master of Science in Anatomy and Doctor of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond. Dr. Doherty continued his training at VCU where he completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology and fellowships in Abdominal Imaging and Breast Imaging.
As a result of nearly a decade of training as a radiologist, Dr. Doherty has extensive experience in the interpretation of imaging studies to include ultrasound, MRI, CT, and mammography. Although he is specially trained in both breast and abdominal imaging, Dr. Doherty has a special interest and connection with breast imaging. He is an advocate for mammogram screenings to increase the chances of early detection of breast cancer, having personally witnessed multiple influential women in his life battle the disease.
Following his residency, Dr. Doherty worked as a clinical instructor in Abdominal Imaging and Non-Vascular Interventional Radiology at VCU and as a Medical Examiner for the Commonwealth of Virginia from 2009 to 2014. He also volunteered his time as a certified therapy dog handler with The VCU Center for Human-Animal Interaction Dogs on Call Program. This organization seeks to lift the spirits and brighten the days of patients in local hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and nursing homes by bringing trained therapy dogs for visits.
Dr. Doherty is a member of the American College of Radiology, American Roentgen Ray Society, Radiological Society of North America, and Society of Breast Imaging. He is certified through the American Board of Radiology.
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Biology, College of William and Mary
Graduate: Master of Science in Anatomy, Virginia Commonwealth University
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University
Internship: Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University
Residency: Diagnostic Radiology, Virginia Commonwealth University
Fellowship: Breast Imaging, Virginia Commonwealth University
Board Certified: Diagnostic Radiology
HONORS & AWARDS
2020 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2019 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2018 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Member, American College of Radiology
Member, American Roentgen Ray Society
Member, Radiological Society of North America
Member, Society of Breast Imaging