Robert Johnson, MD

Dr. Robert Johnson, Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

Medical Center Location
(210) 614-2453 

Biography

Robert Johnson, MD, is a board-certified Orthopaedic and Spine Surgeon. His areas of expertise include the surgical repair of joints, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and birth defects, with emphasis on spinal procedures.  Dr. Johnson received his medical degree from the University of Toronto in Canada and later went on to complete an internship at St. Michael’s Hospital, located in Toronto.

Dr. Johnson furthered expanded his experience through the completion of numerous residency programs including General, Cardiovascular, Plastic and Cardiovascular Surgery, and Respiratory ICU. He is an honored member of multiple medical associations including the Texas Medical Association and American College of Surgeons and presently serves as a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

With over forty years of experience, Dr. Robert Johnson provides a comprehensive understanding of patient care, surgical intervention, and spinal treatments. He is affiliated with Methodist Hospital and is recognized by both patients and peers as an exceptional surgeon, and is an honored member of Neurological Associates of San Antonio.

Professional Associations & Education

Associations
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
American College of Surgeons
North American Spine Society
American Board of Spine Surgery
American Medical Association
Bexar County Medical Society
Texas Medical Association

Residency

Orthopaedic Surgery
Wellesley Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1977

Plastic Surgery
Sunnybrook Medical Centre
Toronto, Canada
1977

Cardiovascular Surgery
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1979

Respiratory ICU
Toronto General Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1979

General Surgery
Wellesley Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1980

Senior Orthopaedic Resident
Toronto East General Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1981

Chief Orthopaedic Resident
Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, Canada
1981

Senior Orthopaedic Resident
Wellesley Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1982

Internship

St. Michael’s Hospital
Toronto, Canada
1976 – 1977

Medical School

University of Toronto
Ontario, Canada
1976

Graduate School

McGill University
Montreal, Canada
1984

Bachelor of Science

University of Guelph
Ontario, Canada
1972