Dr. James Johnston, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
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Dr. James Johnston, MD
Dr. James Johnston, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Pittsburgh, PA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Johnston is affiliated with UPMC Presbyterian.

120 Lytton Ave Ste 300

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

(412) 802-3043

Dr. James Johnston, MD

Dr. James Johnston, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UPMC

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Dr. Johnston's Experience

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Dr. Johnston's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in General Surgery, Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lung Cancer
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Proteinuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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 Pittsburgh School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Montefiore Hosp/U Pittsburg
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Montefiore Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Brigham Womens Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Montefiore Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Johnston has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Johnston accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UPMC
    UPMC PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Johnston has admitting privileges

UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
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