Dr. Paul Johnson, MD

Dr. Paul Johnson, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(26)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Paul Johnson, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in West Hills, CA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 11 years.

7230 Medical Center Dr Ste 500

West Hills, CA 91307

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson "Dr. Johnson is an interventional spine and pain medicine specialist serving patients by utilizing a multidisciplinary approach to treat pain. He received formal fellowship training at the University of California, Los Angeles, which is the premier pain medicine program in the country."
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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Johnson does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facial Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tension Headache
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Whiplash

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Procedures

  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Intradiscal Electrothermic Therapy (IDET)
  • Lumbar Discography
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 Nevada, Reno
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Nevada, Reno
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Iowa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California, Los Angeles
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Johnson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Johnson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson to family and friends
3.9
based on 26 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Johnson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Agoura Hills, CA |
Dr. Johnson has been my Pain Management Doctor for a couple of years now. He is a great Doctor who doesn't make you wait forever, listens to you, doesn't rush through his time with you and also talks through all of your options along with the pros and cons of each. His staff is outstanding as...more
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Oxnard, CA |
Dr Johnson is the best doctor I have ever had. He listens. He is also great at finding the exact treatment for your problem. He truly partners with you to help relieve your pain. I see him regularly for various issues. He is kind and warm and compassionate and wise.
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Reseda, CA |
I'm afraid to go to this doctor. I made an appointment for a procedure, but his front office person failed to inform me that I had to have someone transport me; failed to inform that I needed to fast for 8 hours before the procedure; failed to check into my medications before scheduling the...more
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in Bell Canyon , CA |
Dr Johnson is caring, compassionate. Is is up to date with all the new types of treatments for pain. He takes the time to listen and explain things to you. I've been going to Dr Johnson for years now. I can't say enough about him or his staff.
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in Woodland Hills |
Not just a Dr rather a Dr. With compassion
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Dr. Johnson accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • 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
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Johnson has admitting privileges

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center
7300 Medical Center Dr
West Hills, CA 91307
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