Dr. Alexander Johnson, MD

Dr. Alexander Johnson, MD

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Dr. Alexander Johnson, MD is a cardiology specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from Medical University of South Carolina in 1995 and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperlipidemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vascular Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson "We have forged in new frontiers of cardiovascular care and treatment through advances in nuclear medicine, cutting edge technology and research, and the development of preventive and educational services. Coupled with highly trained physicians and medical staff, The Heart Institute has established itself as a "Center of Excellence" in the care and treatment of cardiovascular disease."
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Palpitations
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tachycardia
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of South Carolina At Columbia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • USAF Active Duty AFB, NC-Flight Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Johnson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Johnson does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Johnson and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson to family and friends
4.7
based on 30 total reviews (14 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Johnson's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

in Lake Placid Florida
We r grateful that we have the A Team in Dr Johnson and his wonderful staff
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Dr. Johnson is the best! He is open, caring, listens well and allows you to participate in your care. He is well-trained and keeps his skills polished. As a former healthcare CEO for many, many years, I recommend him to anyone needing a cardiologist!
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in St. Pete Beach, FL
My husband and I both would recommend Dr. Johnson to any of our close friends and family! He sees both my husband and myself and we feel very lucky to have found him in the crazy carousel of health care. We luckily have found a competent, caring man who listens to what ails us and tries to make...more
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in Clearwater, FL
I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Johnson. He's friendly, personable, and always knows just how to explain things so they make sense. He treats you like you're more than just the next patient on his calendar and actually spends time with you to talk about your questions and concerns at...more
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in St Petersburg, FL
I was very happy with Dr. Johnson , his staff and the overall office environment. Everyone is helpful and they return your calls and patiently answer my questions. Dr. Johnson was so compassionate and understanding while I was going through one of the scariest situations in my life. He took all the...more
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