Dr. William Ben Johnson MD Cardiologist

Dr. William Johnson is a cardiologist in Des Moines, Iowa and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 35 doctors at Iowa Methodist Medical Center and one of 37 at Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

Oregon Health & Science University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1980–1983

Oregon Health & Science University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983–1986

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACC), American College of Cardiology

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

A new methodology for atrial flutter ablation by direct visualization of cavotricuspid conduction with voltage gradient mapping: a comparison to standard techniques.
Bailin, S. J.,Johnson, W. B.,Jumrussirikul, P.,Sorentino, D.,West, R.

Effects of raw material and rotational speed on the cyclic fatigue of ProFile Vortex rotary instruments.
Gao, Y., Shotton, V., Wilkinson, K., Phillips, G., Johnson, W.B.

Radiation risks from exposure to chest computed tomography.
Huppmann, M.V., Johnson, W.B., Javitt, M.C.

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