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 specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

The Heart Institute

6006 49th St N Ste 200

Saint Petersburg, FL 33709
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Johnson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

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."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

1  Board Certifications

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

54  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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23  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

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Dr. Johnson's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson to family and friends
36 total reviews (19 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (32)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Johnson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (19)

Dr. Johnson used to be good, but it's almost impossible to get a timely appointment with him. Dr. Johnson told me to schedule an appointment soon in the future and they could only give me an appointment 2 & 1/2 months later. Then they cancelled that appointment and gave me a future date without...more
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Our practice truly values this feedback, and we are very sorry for the negative impression our practice left. Please contact our practice manager, Danielle at 727-329-1613 so that we may work to make the situation better. Thank you.

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I/we have had positive experiences with Dr Johnson. I and my husband are fortunate to have him as our cardiologist ; we feel secure in knowing he is always attentive to you as a person and knows what you require as an individual. He was recommended by a well known cardiologist who had just...more
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Thank you for the kind words, Jean! We are so lucky to have such committed Physicians at The Heart Institute and are so thankful for all they do. We will be sure to pass along your comments.

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Dr Johnson is excellent. He listens and gives you the time you need to explain your situation. Very throurgh in a relaxed setting.
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Dr. Johnson is very approachable. He listens and recommends plans of treatment. He follows up on tests and results.
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Thank you for the kind words! We are so lucky to have such committed Physicians at The Heart Institute and are so thankful for all they do. We will be sure to pass along your comments.

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Dr. Johnson has taken exvellent csre of my family. He visited my husband in the hospital often to be sure his heart was functioning properly even though he wasn’t in the hospital for heart problems I am a new patient because of his ability & caring. Sara Wallace
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Thank you for your review, Sara! We value our outstanding Physicians at The Heart Institute and will pass along the compliment to Dr. Johnson.

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