Dr. Lisa Johnston, MD

Dr. Lisa Johnston, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Lisa Johnston, MD is a neurology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 29 years. She graduated from The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University in 1989 and specializes in neurology and sleep medicine.

5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 300

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 256-3720

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 93% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Johnston's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

54  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.


  • The Warren Alpert Medical School Of Brown University
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

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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Dr. Johnston's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnston to family and friends
21 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Johnston's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr Johnston usually runs a few minutes late. I think it's because she takes as much time with each patient as she deems necessary. If you are looking for a quick in and out diagnosis find someone else. So many drs these days are about numbers. How many patients can they see in a day. Rush em in and...more
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She is one of the most inconsiderate and rude doctors I have ever seen. I scheduled the first appointment after lunch because I needed to get back to work. She was over 45 minutes late arriving in the office. I told her I was busy and needed to get out quickly. Her response was that she was...more
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I have suffered with Chronic illiness for a number of years. I kept changing Neurologist over a 14 year period until I found Dr. Lisa Johnston. She did not dismiss me ,nor contribute my woes to depression and long work hours. She investigated my problem until she found a definite diagnosis....more
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I am not sure if it her staff or what, I feel like I'm not important. Her schedule never is open for me.
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My visit with her about three years ago went well but she asked a lot of questions that I had already answer on during my testing. Found out later they did not have a file on me. Recently I set another appointment but apparently it is not on the their schedule. Bad Office :(
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