Dr. Garner Johnson MD

Dr. Garner Johnson is a colon & rectal surgery doctor in Albany, New York. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Albany Medical Center and St. Peter's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 3 doctors at Albany Medical Center and one of 4 at St. Peter's Hospital who specialize in Colon & Rectal Surgery.

Are you Dr. Garner Johnson? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Colon & Rectal Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Chicago
Residency, General Surgery, 1982 - 1984

University of Massachusetts
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1987

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 1987 - 1989

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Safety of Zoster Vaccine in Elderly Adults Following Documented Herpes Zoster.
Morrison, V. A.,Oxman, M. N.,Levin, M. J.,Schmader, K. E.,Guatelli, J. C.,Betts, R. F.,Gelb, L. D.,Pachucki, C. T.,Keay, S. K.,Menzies, B.,Griffin, M. R.,Kauffman, C. A.,Marques, A. R.,Toney, J. F.,Simberkoff, M. S.,Serrao, R.,Arbeit, R. D.,Gnann, J. W.,Greenberg, R. N.,Holodniy, M.,Keitel, W. A.,Yeh, S. S.,Davis, L. E.,Crawford, G. E.,Neuzil, K. M.,Johnson, G. R.,Zhang, J. H.,Harbecke, R.,Chan, I. S.,Keller, P. M.,Williams, H. M.,Boardman, K. D.,Silber, J. L.,Annunziato, P. W.

A comparison of enalapril with hydralazine-isosorbide dinitrate in the treatment of chronic congestive heart failure.
Cohn, J. N., Johnson, G., Ziesche, S., Cobb, F., Francis, G., Tristani, F., Smith, R., Dunkman, W. B., Loeb, H., Wong, M.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by



Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Nearby Doctors

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.