Dr. James Johnston Jr, MD

Dr. James Johnston Jr, MD

Pediatric Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. James Johnston Jr, MD is a pediatric neurosurgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Washington University School of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pediatric neurosurgery.

1600 7th Ave S # 400

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

(205) 638-9653

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Johnston Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dr. Johnston Jr's conditions and procedures:

Acrocephalosyndactyly
Arteriovenous Malformation
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Chiari's Deformity
Craniopharyngioma
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Interventional Endoscopy
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Low Back Pain
Microsurgical Procedure
Moyamoya Disease
Scoliosis
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a dedicated pediatric neurosurgeon, I strive to provide exceptional, compassionate care for my patients and their families.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2010
    Washington University, St Louis
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2009
    Washington University, St Louis
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2003
    Washington University, St Louis
    Internship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    Washington University School of Medicine
    Medical School
    2002
  • 1995
    Washington And Lee University
    Undergraduate School
    1995

Languages

  • French
  • English

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4.6

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Insurance accepted

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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Children's of Alabama

Birmingham, AL

UAB Hospital

Birmingham, AL

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