Dr. Jay Johnson, MD

Dr. Jay Johnson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Jay Johnson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Edina, MN and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

4010 W 65th St

Edina, MN 55435

Contact Information

(952) 456-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthPartners
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Johnson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Johnson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson "Jay S. Johnson, MD, is a general orthopedic surgeon who specializes in arthritis, joint replacement of the hip and knee, trauma and arthroscopy. He has special training and interest in revision joint surgery."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Minnesota / Twin Cities Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Fellowship In Reconstructive Surgery At The Minneapolis Orthopedic and Arthritis Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Johnson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Johnson's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Johnson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Johnson has treated many of my family members and friends over the years. It was determined I needed a total knee but Dr Johnson offered successful conservative treatment that postponed the need for surgery for almost 2 years. The total knee was preformed 3 weeks ago and according to the...more
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On a personal level, he is a nice man, & committed to helping people in foreign clinical volunteer work. My primary doctor says he's an excellent surgeon. His skills freed me from hip pain, & I am grateful. His communication skills are lacking coherence, organization, & completeness. Questions...more
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Dear Healthgrades Guest, We sincerely apologize for the experience you had with Dr. Johnson. Your feedback creates an opportunity for us to review our processes and we would appreciate the chance to discuss this matter further with you. If interested, please contact us directly at 952 847-4035. Sincerely, Twin Cities Orthopedics

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Dr. J. is a really good one. I had a sneaky knee infection that turned from a strain into something seriously worse. After two unproductive visits to an E.R., I was able to get in to see Dr. J the next forenoon (fast). He checked things out and got a number of tests going. Late that p.m. I got a...more
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