Dr. Thomas Johnson Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Johnson Jr, MD

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Dr. Thomas Johnson Jr, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Louisville, KY.

3 Audubon Plaza Dr Ste LL2

Louisville, KY 40217

Contact Information

(502) 636-4940

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Thrombosis
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more than 76% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 66% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
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more than 61% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Johnson Jr "At Norton Healthcare, we believe you - the patient - are the most important person to our practice. As the region's leading health care provider, we are committed to providing comprehensive, quality health care to all those we serve in a manner that responds to the needs of our community and honors our faith heritage. Our specialty practice is a part of Norton Physician Services, a multispecialty physician group at Norton Healthcare. Norton Physician Services currently includes more than 400 providers who offer primary, specialty and urgent care services in over 100 locations throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. Our practice is comprised of compassionate, skilled specialists who are committed to ensuring you receive the best care and have access to the latest medical technology and services."

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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

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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

Education data for Dr. Johnson Jr is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Johnson Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Johnson Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Johnson Jr to family and friends
1.4
based on 15 total reviews (7 with comments)
Dr. Johnson Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    POOR
  • Answers Questions
    POOR
  • Time well spent
    POOR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (7)
in Louisville, KY |
He was a nightmare. He missed a seizure on my EEG the ER doc told me about, and was ready to release me. I asked about the seizure and he was surprised, saying he didn't look for that because I wasn't describing seizure-like incidents. He halted my release and then confirmed an epilepsy diagnoses. He put me on meds and said he couldn't see me until Oct. (this was June!). When I asked questions, he told me I sounded like I wanted to have something more serious! He's an incompetent bully.
in Louisville, KY |
If I could put zero stars, I would! He was the rudest doctor I have ever encountered. Basically told me I was a liar and told me this wasn't a neurology issue and not his problem. He also told me to get my anxiety under control and that what I was explaining wasn't possible. He didn't let me talk or give info or ask questions and actually told me to stop talking. It was appalling. I would never, ever recommend him to anyone ever . My other doctors and nurses couldn't believe how he treated me.
in Taylorsville, KY |
Dr Johnson jr was my brothers neurologist when he was admitted after a medical condition. His compassion and bedside manner that he showed was above anything we had expected he made my brothers condition easy to understand. Sadly my brother did not survive. Dr Johnson consoled our family in this time of grief. He truly is a gift to the Norton family and we are grateful that he cared for our brother. Thank you Dr. Johnson!
in Louisville, KY |
I would give him a -zero if I could he
in Louisville, KY |
Was called in to consult on my case due to blackout and shaking episodes. Never examined me, just walked in to my hospital room and said I can't tell you what is wrong with you but I know what isn't. I am suspending your driver's license for 90 days. I am treated by another neurologist in Philadelphia and asked him to contact her before making any determination on my case and he refused. Then walked out of my room and told the nurse to discharge me. Turns out it was a medication I was on.
in Louisville, KY |
He's a very rude man accused me of being a complainer said my BP readings didn't matter to him. He gave me symptoms I never had. He even went so far as to start shouting at me and arguing with me over why I was in the hospital. He even stormed out of my hospital room at one point. He went so far as to say that I was lying and that I stiffed the chemicals I work with! I would never trust him for anything. Some of this was heard by a nurse who said, she'd be a witness if needed.
in Louisville, KY |
I would never recommend this doctor to anyone. My experience with Dr. Johnson was that he didn't understand my daughters condition and accused her of lying about how she felt. He didn't try to understand that she was suffering from a autonomic condition called POTS, that had been diagnosed at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester; He said that he didn't believe in that kind of stuff. We immediately took her out of the hospital under his care and had her treated elsewhere. He's dangerous.
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Dr. Johnson Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Johnson Jr has admitting privileges

Norton Hospital
200 E Chestnut St
Louisville, KY 40202
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