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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery - Male - Age 66

1753 W Ridgeway Ave Suite 103 B
Waterloo, IA 50701
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Dr. Johnston's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Care Philosophy

At all times, the patient's interest comes first. The care is directed to the best result for the individual. Try to be conservative in treatment modalities, and save surgery as a last resort.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament and Tendon Reconstruction and Repair
  • Fracture/Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revisions
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revisions
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
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  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Joint Replacement (Wrist Arthroplasty)
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  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Fracture
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  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Trigger Finger
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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Graduated in 1978

Internship Hospital

Keesler Med Center
Complete in 1979

Residency Hospital

Tulane University
Complete in 1983

Undergraduate Schools

United States Air Force Academy
Graduated in 1970
Wright State University
Graduated in 1974

Other Education

Undergraduate Pilot Training, Usaf
Complete in 1971

Languages Spoken by Dr. Johnston & Staff

  • English

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