Dr. Howard Hoover Johnston MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Howard Johnston is an orthopedic surgeon in Phoenix, Arizona. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center and St. Luke's Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 49 years. He is one of 69 doctors at Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center and one of 13 at St. Luke's Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Scottsdale Healthcare Shea Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

St. Luke's Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

VA Medical Center (Des Moines IA)
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1960 - 1961

University of Wisconsin
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1961 - 1964

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Internship, Transitional Year, 1954 - 1955

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 1954

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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