Dr. Richard B Johnston MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Johnston is an orthopedic surgeon in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory Johns Creek Hospital and Gwinnett Hospital System. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 16 doctors at Emory Johns Creek Hospital and one of 64 at Gwinnett Hospital System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Emory University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1989–1994

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

An overview of the innate immune system
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