Dr. Eric Johnson, MD

Dr. Eric Johnson, MD

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Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
48 y/o
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Dr. Eric Johnson, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Abdominal Disorders
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more than 49% of peers
Intestinal Obstruction
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more than 48% of peers
Anal Fissure
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more than 45% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson "I provide the care to my patients that I would expect for my own family or for myself. I strive to provide honest, efficient, ethical, and excellent care."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

26

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Interstim® Sacral Nerve Stimulator
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Rectal Surgery
  • 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)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Maryland
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Eisenhower Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Eisenhower Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgery Assoc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alexandria Xenakis Award- for outstanding graduating resident amongst all residency programs at Eisenhower Army Medical Cente, June 2004
  • Bronze Star Award- Operation Iraqi Freedom, April 2009
Media & Publications

Dr. Johnson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson to family and friends
5.0
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Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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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
Under 10 minutes

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