FLORENCE, S.C. – Dr. J. Harrell Docherty Jr. has joined the rheumatology department at HopeHealth.

Docherty serves patients at HopeHealth on Palmetto Street in Florence and at HopeHealth in Manning.

He earned a doctorate from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He completed his internship in internal medicine, his residency and a fellowship in rheumatology at the University of Tennessee in Memphis.

Docherty is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology.