Dr. Shawn Johnson, MD

Dr. Shawn Johnson, MD

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Orthopedic Sports Medicine  |  
Female  |  
40 y/o
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DR. JOHNSON IS A BOARD CERTIFIED ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON AND HAS BEEN PROVIDING ORTHOPAEDIC SURGICAL CARE FOR THE PAST 7 YEARS AS AN ACTIVE DUTY ORTHOPAEDIC ARMY SURGEON AND THEN AS A CIVILIAN ORTHOPAEDIC SUREON. THAT EXPERIENCE HAS ALLOWED HER TO LEARN HOW TO NOT ONLY BETTER MANAGE ORTHOPAEDIC DIAGNOSES BUT ALSO HOW TO INTERACT WITH PATIENTS AND ENSURE SHE DEVELOPS THE BEST SURGEON-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP TO ALLOW FOR OPTIMIZATION OF CARE.

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Care Philosophy

  • BELIEVES IN THE PREVENTION OF INJURY AND MAINTENANCE OF OVERALL HEALTH IN THE MANAGEMENT OF MUSCULOSKELETAL AILMENTS
  • BELIEVES OPEN, HONEST, DIRECT AND TIMELY COMMUNICATION IS PARAMOUNT IN PATIENT-PHYSICIAN RELATIONSHIP IN ORDER TO OPTIMIZE PATIENT OUTCOMES
  • EDUCATE PATIENTS ON DIAGNOSIS, PROGNOSIS, TREATMENT OPTIONS AND EXPECTATIONS
  • EMPHASIZES CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT OPTIONS, WHEN INDICATED
  • EMPHASIZES PATIENT INVOLVEMENT WITH DETERMINING TREATMENT PLAN
  • HOLDS PATIENT ACCOUNTABLE REGARDING AGREED UPON TREATMENT PLAN
  • ENSURES PATIENT AND FAMILY MEMBERS HAVE ADEQUATE UNDERSTANDING
  • PATIENT COMMUNICATION WITH OFFICE STAFF IS ENCOURAGED VIA PHONE OR MY OCHNSER COMPUTER APPLICATION
  • COMMUNICATES WITH ANCILLARY SERVICES ON PATIENT'S BEHALF WHEN NECESSARY

 

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Dr. Johnson's Experience

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  • Specializes in Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Calf Muscle Strain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Hamstring Muscle
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trochanteric Bursitis

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • SOUTHWEST TEXAS STATE UNIVERISTY AKA TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • U Of Tx Southwestern Med Sch At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • William Beaumont Army Med Ctr/tex Tech
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • William Beaumont Army Med Ctr/tex Tech
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Johnson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Johnson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Johnson accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

Hospitals where Dr. Johnson has admitting privileges

Ochsner Medical Center - North Shore
100 Medical Center Dr
Slidell, LA 70461
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St. Tammany Parish Hospital
1202 S Tyler St
Covington, LA 70433
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