Dr. Lawrence F Johnson MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Lawrence Johnson is a gastroenterologist in Birmingham, Alabama. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including UAB Highlands and University of Alabama Hospital. He received his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 51 years. He is one of 13 doctors at UAB Highlands and one of 16 at University of Alabama Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

University of Alabama Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

UAB Highlands

Education & Medical Training

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1965 - 1968

Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1968 - 1969

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Internship, Transitional Year, 1963 - 1964

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Class of 1963

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

OH State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (AGAF), American Gastroenterological Association

Publications & Presentations

SU-E-I-53: Optimal KVp for Image Quality and Noise in Iodine Contrast in Head CTA.

Barrett's esophagus: endoscopic diagnosis.
Ishimura, N., Amano, Y., Appelman, H.D., Penagini, R., Tenca, A., Falk, G.W., Wong, R.H., Gerson, L.B., Ramirez, F.C., Horwhat, J.D., Lightdale, C.J., Devault, K.R., Freschi, G., Taddei, A., Bechi, P., Ringressi, M.N., Castiglione, F., Rossi Degl'innocent

The relationship between the prevalence of nighttime gastroesophageal reflux disease and disease severity.
Dean, B.B., Aguilar, D., Johnson, L.F., Fass, R., Orr, W.C., McGuigan, J.E., Calimlim, B., Yan, N., Morgenstern, D., Dubois, R.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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