Dr. Robert K Johnston MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Robert Johnston is an orthopedic surgeon in Nashville, Tennessee and is affiliated with Saint Thomas Hospital. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 48 years. He is one of 51 doctors at Saint Thomas Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Saint Thomas Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Residency, General Surgery, 1967 - 1968

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1970 - 1973

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Internship, Transitional Year, 1966 - 1967

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Weighing the evidence of ecological risk from chemical contamination in the estuarine environment adjacent to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery, Maine, USA.
Johnston, R.K., Munns, W.R., Tyler, P.L., Marajh-Whittemore, P., Finkelstein, K., Munney, K., Short, F.T., Melville, A., Hahn, S.P.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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