Dr. Ronald Johnston Jr, MD

Dr. Ronald Johnston Jr, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Ronald Johnston Jr, MD is a dermatologist in Panama City, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read his story

2202 State Ave Ste 102

Panama City, FL 32405

Contact Information

(850) 250-5790

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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
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  • UnitedHealthCare

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more than 98% of peers
Skin Infections
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more than 96% of peers
Fungal Nail Infection
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more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Johnston Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Johnston Jr "Ronald Johnston, MD, is a Board-certified Dermatologist who specializes in clinical, cosmetic and surgical dermatology, and is highly skilled in the use of medical lasers for both cosmetic and traditional procedures. Dr. Johnston is an acknowledged expert in his field. He was the author of an international dermatology textbook in 2012 and numerous articles in peer review journals over the years. Additionally, Dr. Johnston is an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (FAAD). Dr. Johnston graduated from the US Air Force Academy, where he earned both his diploma and his commission as an US Air Force Officer. After a career as an F-15C fighter pilot with over 2000 total hours and 40 combat missions, Dr. Johnston attended medical school at USF and then completed a surgical internship. After a tour as an F-15C Pilot-Physician, Dr. Johnston completed his dermatology residency at USF as a Chief Resident. Following over 22 years in the Air Force and the promotion to the rank of Colonel, Dr. Johnston retired and chose to hang up his flight suit and uniforms to practice medicine on the Gulf Coast. Besides discussing dermatology, however, Dr. Johnston is always happy to talk about flying and pulling G’s. Dr Johnston sees patients in all the Florida locations."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Johnston Jr "Dr. Thomas Bender, MD, FAAD, ABD, Dr. Ronald Johnston, MD, FAAD, ABD, Dr. Alan Stanford, MD, FAAD, ABD, FACMS, Dr. Virginia Reeder, MD, FAAD, ABD, and Dr. Cary Dunn, MD, FAAD, FACMS-our mission is to provide excellent comprehensive care of the skin in a compassionate and comfortable environment.

All of Advanced Dermatology and Skin Care Centre’s physicians are double board certified and, after medical school, successfully completed dermatology residency.

Our physicians can guide you in the treatment and prevention of skin cancer, acne, psoriasis, hair loss, vitiligo, cysts, warts,actinic keratosis, hyperpigmentation, rosacea, eczema, hyperhidrosis, and skin and nail conditions. We offer the best cosmetic dermatology cosmetic procedures, with multiple locations to better serve your needs."

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3  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

37  Conditions Treated

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18  Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • Cosmetic Procedure
  • Dermal Filler
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Hair Removal
  • Hair Transplants
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Laser Tattoo Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Wart Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • U.S. Air Force Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Keesler Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of South Florida, College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Luther McEachern Memorial Award for Scholarship, Leadership & Service, 2001
  • Dermatology Resident Teacher of the Year, 2010
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology FAAD, Fellow
  • University of South Florida USF College of Medicine in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Assistant Professor

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I have confidence in his advice and treatment. Always puts me at ease and takes time to answer any questions and allows sufficient time with his patients.
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What a great doctor, very upbeat, personable, and energetic. Works quickly and confidently. Trustworthy and caring, does not get any better than this, in my opinion and experience. I would suggest making appointments at his Miramar office, not going to the satellite clinic in Panama City Beach,...Read More
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Dr. Johnston is an astute diagnostician. He removed a very early stage malignant melanoma on my arm. The mole was not a classic melanoma, however, it did not look right to him and he recommended removal. Furthermore, he is very knowledgeable , easy to talk with and he cares about his patients...Read More
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Excellent Dr. with very good patient relations
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