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Dr. Craig Johnson, MD

Colorectal Surgery ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Johnson

Dr. Craig Johnson, MD is a colorectal surgery in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1986 and specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.


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(918) 505-3400

Dr. Johnson accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Johnson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Colectomy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson performs Colectomy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Johnson performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
Colorectal Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson treats Colorectal Cancer more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Johnson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson treats Anal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Johnson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Johnson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rigid Proctosigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Craig Johnson, MD is a colorectal surgery in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1986 and specializes in colorectal surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Louisiana State University
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Residency Hospital
1987
University Okla Tulsa
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
Medical School
1987
1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • ACOSOG Z6041 study of rectal cancer; Cancer Liaison Physican for the Warren Cancer Research Foundation, National Cancer Institute Investigator of Clinical Trials.,

Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Johnson

4.5

Based on 46 reviews

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1 Star
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I couldn't thank Dr. Johnson enough for what he has done for me. I had endometriosis that made its way into my rectum, and he literally saved my life! While in the hospital, he checked on me a couple of times a day; all while being very attentive, didn't seem rushed, and would even pull up a chair...Read More
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I had my 3rd bowel resection for Crohn's disease done by Dr. Johnson in Feb of 2013. His bedside manner is pleasant, even humorous at times. He was quite personable and clearly explained the surgery he was to perform. Since I'd had bowel resections before, I kind of knew what to expect, but he...Read More
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Dr. Johnson has been my surgeon in the past and I wouldn’t think of anyone except him for surgery in my future, he’s the best of the best and has a wonderful, down home personality.
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He is compassionate and performs great post-op follow-up. He takes the time to listen to any concerns and remembers what you said. Punctual and really cares about his patients. Has the respect of all those work for him and with him.
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