Dr. Michael D. Daugherty earned his undergraduate degree from Lee University in Cleveland, Tennessee. He earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Kansas City, Missouri in 1996. He served an internship at Suncoast Hospital, Nova Southeastern University in Largo, Florida.
He completed a general surgery residency at Bi-County Community Hospital and Detroit Mercy Hospital in Warren, Michigan. Dr. Daugherty completed his Urology residency at Mount Clemens General Hospital at the Michigan State University in Detroit, Michigan. Urology Consortium and Pediatric Urology at William Beaumont Hospital. Dr. Daugherty was an Associate Clinical Professor of Urology at Michigan State University as well as Chief Resident at Michigan State University in 2001. He has been in practice in Albany since 2002. He is a clinical professor of surgery at Medical College of Georgia. He is the past President of Dougherty County Medical Society. He served as Chief of staff at Palmyra Medical Center and was Chief of Surgery at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital.
He is Board Certified in Urology. He is a Fellow in the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons. He is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons, the American Osteopathic Association, the Medical Association of Georgia, the American Urological Association and the Georgia Urological Society.
Dr. Daugherty has been married to his loving wife Syndee Daugherty for 30 years and together they have 2 children-Taylor Daugherty, Kaitlin Ashmore and a beautiful granddaughter Annabelle Ashmore. He and his wife attend First Baptist Church of Albany. He enjoys golfing, spending time with his kids and grand baby, and biking around the world with his wife and friends.