Dr. Shawn Johnston, MD

Dr. Shawn Johnston, MD

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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49 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Shawn Johnston, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Alpine Surgery Center

3801 Lake Otis Pkwy Ste 100

Anchorage, AK 99508
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Johnston's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnston treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

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

Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnston treats Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

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

Coccygeal Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Johnston treats Coccygeal Pain more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Johnston treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Johnston's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shawn Johnston, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Anchorage, AK and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1999
Mayo Clinic-Rochester
Residency Hospital
1996
Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1995
University Of Michigan Medical School
Medical School
1999
1996
1995

Awards

Dr. Johnston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Johnston

2.9

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
42.857142857142854%
(6)

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