Dr. John Johnson, MD

Dr. John Johnson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. John Johnson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

444 S San Vicente Blvd Ste 800

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Johnson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Scoliosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson treats Scoliosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Johnson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Johnson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnson treats Spine Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Johnson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Johnson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. John Johnson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Education

National Hospital For Nervous Disease; London, England
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Tennessee
Fellowship Hospital
UCLA Med Center
Residency Hospital
1986
Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1986

Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Johnson

3.7

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
58.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(2)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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I am not just Dr. Johnson's Physician Assistant, I am his patient as well. I have had the honor and pleasure to work alongside Dr. Johnson since 2005. When I recently required lumbar surgery there was no one else I would trust with my spine and after a 4 level decompression, I was able to return...Read More
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I broke my neck in a serious fall. The outcome was far from guaranteed. After consults with two other neurosurgeons who I was far from confident in, I came to J Patrick Johnson. He came highly recommended by patients and other doctors. I literally feel he saved my life. Back to full activity,...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Western Health Advantage