Jennifer Dougherty, PA-C

About me

Jennifer Dougherty, PA-C is a physician assistant with more than 14 years of experience in pulmonary disease, critical care
medicine, and sleep medicine. She provides clinical support to the pulmonologists with a variety of patient care including
diagnosing, developing, and managing treatment plans. Ms. Dougherty’s interests include asthma, asthma education, and sleep medicine. She is also a certified Asthma Educator.

Prior to joining Pulmonary Associates of Lancaster in 2008, Ms. Dougherty served as an EMT and as an EMT instructor. She also served as a Fire Fighter for Rose Tree and Media Fire Department in Media as well as served as a State Evaluator for EMT Certification.

In her free time, she enjoys needlepoint, quilting, scuba diving, camping, and traveling. Jen lives in Parkesburg with her husband and daughter.


  • PhiIadelphia University – Bachelor
  • PhiIadelphia University – Master of Science

Board Certifications

  • Physician Assistant

Conditions I specialize in

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Insomnia
  • Asthma
  • Bronchial Asthma
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Pneumonia

Hospital Affiliations

  • Lancaster General Hospital

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

Contact Me

New patients and physicians referring a patient, call 717.826.9770

Ms. Dougherty showed real concern with my CPAP experience and addressed the changes needed to improve my sleep and health. She was very knowledgeable and caring.”

A Grateful Patient