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Dr. David Daugherty Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. David Daugherty
“I believe in treating each patient with compassion and dignity. My goal for each patient is relief of pain, restoring functional strength and motion that allows the patients to return to work and recreational activities through a cooperative effort between myself, the patient and our staff of dedicated therapists.”

Marital Status

Married
Spouse: JoAnn S. Daugherty
Children: John Thomas Daugherty, Joseph Ellis Daugherty

Educational Background

  • High School:
    Tupelo High School, Tupelo, MS 38801
    Graduated 31 MAY 77
  • College:
    University of Mississippi, University, MS 38677
    Graduated 10 MAY 81
  • Professional Education:
    University of Mississippi Medical Center
    2500 N. State St.
    Jackson,MS 39216
    Graduated 2 JUN 85
  • Post-Graduate Education:
    Internship, Categorical Surgery
    Letterman Army Medical Center
    Presidio of San Francisco, CA 94129-6700
    1 JUL 85-30 JUN 86

    Residency, Orthopedics
    Letterman Army Medical Center
    Presidio of San Francisco, Ca 94120-6700
    Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children
    St. Louis, MO
    1 JUL 87-31 DEC 90

    Fellowship, Hand and Microsurgery
    California Pacific Medical Center
    c/o Leonard Gordon, MD
    2300 California St. Medical Building, Suite 300
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    15 JUL 93-18 JUL 94

Honors and Awards

  • High School: Rotary Scholarship, Honor Letter, 1st place in State Platform Contest in Interpretative Reading, and graduated with Special Distinction
  • College: Beta Beta Beta, Alpha Epsilon Delta, Sigma Tau Delta, and graduated Cum Laude
  • Professional: Active Teacher Recognition, American Academy of Family Practice, 1994
    Family Practice Residency Program, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA Teacher of the Year, 1995-1996

Military Experience

  • 25 FEB 82-23 JUN 85; USAR, Medical Service Corps, Active Reservist
  • 24 JUN 85-31 DEC 92; USAR, Medical Corps, Active Duty
  • 1 JAN 93-11 NOV 93; USAR, Medical Corps, Individual Ready Reserve
  • 12 NOV 93-1 JAN 07; USN, Medical Corps, Active Duty

Awards & Decorations: Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal with 2 Gold Stars, Army Commendation Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, Navy Unit Commendation with Bronze Star, Fleet Marine Force Ribbon, National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, Southwest Asia Service Medal with 2 Bronze Service Stars, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, Armed Forces Reserve Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Kuwait Liberation Medal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait Liberation Medal Kingdom of Kuwait

Hospital Affiliations & Appointments

  • 3 JAN 91-31 MAR 91, 13th EVAC Hospital, Saudi Arabia, Staff Orthopedist, Support of Operation Desert Shield/Storm
  • 20 MAY 91-31 DEC 92, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, FT Polk, LA 71459- 6000, Staff Orthopedist

    1 APR 92-31 DEC 92, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, FT Polk, LA 71459-6000, Chief, Orthopedic Service

    1 JUN 92-31 DEC 92, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, FT Polk, LA 71459- 6000, Asst. Chief, Dept. of Surgery

  • 14 JAN 93-30 JUN 93, Staff Care, Suite 1910, 222 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving, TX 75039, Locum Tenens, Staff Orthopedist

    Assignments: 14 JAN 93-31 JAN 93, Elko Regional Medical Center, 762-14th St., Elko, NV 89801

    3 FEB 93-18 JUN 93, Desert Valley Medical Group, 18031 Highway 18, Apple Valley, CA 92307

  • 15 JUL 93-18 JUL 94, California Pacific Medical Center, 2333 Buchanan St., San Francisco, CA 94115, Fellow, Hand & Microsurgery
  • 26 AUG 94-31 JUL 00, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5191, Staff Orthopedist, Hand & Microsurgery

    7 AUG 98-31 JUL 00, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5191, Director for Surgical Services

  • 19 AUG 00-30 SEP 02, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, Associate Director, Restorative Care and Staff Orthopedist, Hand & Microsurgery
  • 11 OCT 02-1 JAN 07, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5191, Staff Orthopedist, Hand & Microsurgery

    27 JAN 03-13 SEP 03, Temporary Duty, 1st Medical Battalion, 1st Force Service Support Group, Operation Enduring/Iraqi Freedom, Chief Professional Services Charlie Surgical Company, Combat Service Support Group-11 Surgeon

  • 1 JAN 07-Present, Coastal Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Hand Surgeon

    Hospital Privileges: Tri-City Medical Center, Oceanside, CA
    Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, Encinitas, CA

    Surgery Centers: Center for Surgery Encinitas, Encinitas, CA
    North Coast Surgery Center, Oceanside, CA

Presentations

  • JAN '89, Presentation, University of California San Francisco Grand Rounds, San Francisco, CA, "Pedicle Fixation in Lumbar Spine Fixation"
  • FEB '92, Scientific Exhibit, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington, D.C., "Sta-Peg Arthrorisis for Treatment of Progressive Neuromuscular Pesplanovalgus"
  • 10 JUL 95, Presentation, Medical Department Officers Orientation Course, Field Medical Service School, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, "Operational Medicine Hand & Wrist Problems"
  • 19 OCT 95, Presentation, Orthopaedic Standdown for Primary Care Providers, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, "Common Hand & Wrist Injuries, Diagnosis & Treatment"
  • 24 JAN 96, Presentation, Family Practice Residency Program, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, "Tenosynovitis & Trigger Finger, Diagnosis & Treatment"
  • 12 FEB 96, Presentation, Medical Department Officers Orientation Course, Field Medical Service School, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, "Operational Medicine Hand & Wrist Problems"
  • 15 JUL 96, Presentation, Medical Department Officers Orientation Course, Field Medical Service School, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, "Operational Medicine Hand & Wrist Problems"
  • 18 SEP 96, Presentation, Family Practice Residency Program, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, "Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Diagnosis & Treatment"
  • 10 OCT 96, Presentation, Orthopaedic Standdown for Primary Care Providers, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, "Common Hand & Wrist Injuries, Diagnosis & Treatment"
  • 17 JUL 97, Presentation, Medical Department Officers Orientation Course, Field Medical Service School, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, "Operational Medicine Hand & Wrist Problems"
  • 8 OCT 97 Presentation, Orthopaedic Standdown for Primary Care Providers, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, "Common Hand & Wrist Injuries, Diagnosis & Treatment"
  • 14 JUL 98, Presentation, Medical Department Officers Orientation Course, Field Medical Service School, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, "Operational Medicine Hand & Wrist Problems"
  • 13 JUL 99, Presentation, Medical Department Officers Orientation Course, Field Medical Service School, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, "Operational Medicine Hand & Wrist Problems
  • 6 OCT 99 Presentation, Orthopaedic Standdown for Primary Care Providers, Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, CA, "Common Hand & Wrist Injuries, Diagnosis & Treatment"
  • 3 FEB 04, Lecture, Navy Trauma Refresher Course for Surgeons, Naval Medical Center San Diego, CA, "Wrist and Hand Injuries"

Dr. Daugherty's Reviews

Dr David Daugherty is Fantastic!! The staff is excellent! I am so glad I choose this facility!

~ Donna Henriksen Wallace ~

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