Dr. Francis Johnston, MD

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Dr. Francis Johnston, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Louisiana Orthopedic/Spine Inst 1940 Oneal Ln Ste A, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 Get Directions

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Dr. Johnston specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Baton Rouge, LA. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Disorders
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Foot Conditions
      • Foot Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Fracture
      • Herniated Disc
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Sprain
      • Limb Pain
      • Low Back Pain
      • Lumbar Spine Fracture
      • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Torticollis

      Procedures Performed

      • Joint Drainage

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      Education

      • Medical School
        La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans

        Graduated in 1979

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Johnston's Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Johnston

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients