Browse Health
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. J Johnson, Neurological Surgeon is Good. Dr. Johnson has been reviewed by 33 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.1
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 3.9
Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
Bedside Manner 3.1
Spends Time with Me 3.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Johnson graduated from Oregon Health & Science University, Portland. He has 9 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Mid-City West
Neurological Surgeon
Castle Connolly "American Top Doctors" *
Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurosurgery, "Golden Apple Award" for Outstanding Teaching Award *
Cedars-Sinai Institute for Spinal Disorders Fellowship Outstanding Teaching Award 2005 ,2007, 2009 *
UCLA Outstanding Physician of the Year *
US News and World Reports "Best Doctors" *
Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare *


Dr. Johnson has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • University of California, Irvine Medical Center 
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 


  • Spanish

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. Marshall Grode

Neurological Surgery
47 years experience
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Gabriel Hunt

Neurological Surgery
14 years experience
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Terrance Kim

Neurological Surgery
9 years experience
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Eli Baron

Neurological Surgery
13 years experience
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. William Wolcott

Neurological Surgery
20 years experience
Los Angeles, CA

Dr. Khawar Siddique

Neurological Surgery
14 years experience
Los Angeles, CA
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. J Patrick Johnson MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. J P. Johnson practice?
Dr. J Johnson has 1 office location.
Dr. J Johnson practices Neurological Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Neurological Surgeons.