Dr. David W Johnstone MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. David Johnstone is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and is affiliated with White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Johnstone accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at White River Junction Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, General Surgery, 1984–1989

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Preclinical and Pilot Clinical Studies of Docetaxel Chemoradiation for Stage III Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.
Chen, Y., Pandya, K.J., Hyrien, O., Keng, P.C., Smudzin, T., Anderson, J., Qazi, R., Smith, B., Watson, T.J., Feins, R.H., Johnstone, D.W.

Adjuvant paclitaxel plus carboplatin compared with observation in stage IB non-small-cell lung cancer: CALGB 9633 with the Cancer and Leukemia Group B, Radiation Therapy Oncology Group, and North Central Cancer Treatment Group Study Groups.
Strauss, G.M., Herndon, J.E., Maddaus, M.A., Johnstone, D.W., Johnson, E.A., Harpole, D.H., Gillenwater, H.H., Watson, D.M., Sugarbaker, D.J., Schilsky, R.L., Vokes, E.E., Green, M.R.

Toxicity profile and pharmacokinetic study of a phase I low-dose schedule-dependent radiosensitizing paclitaxel chemoradiation regimen for inoperable non-small-cell lung cancer.
Chen, Y., Pandya, K.J., Feins, R., Johnstone, D.W., Watson, T., Smudzin, T., Keng, P.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Network Health Plan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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