Dr. James W Johnson MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. James Johnson is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Memphis, Tennessee and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and Saint Francis Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. He is one of 11 doctors at Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and one of 5 at Saint Francis Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Tennessee
Residency, General Surgery, 1978–1983

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1983–1985

University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

MS State Medical License
Active through 2013

TN State Medical License
Active through 2013

AR State Medical License
Active through 2012


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