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Dr. Richard Boles Johnston MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Surgery.
Dr. Richard Johnston has 4 office locations.
Southern Orthopaedic Specialists LLC
105 Collier Rd NW
Ste 2000
Atlanta, GA 30309

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(15)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Johnston is Good. Dr. Johnston has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.2666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.1
  • Currently 2.0909090909091 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.2
  • Currently 2.2142857142857 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Johnston, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Johnston graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 1 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Johnston has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville 
  • Piedmont Fayette Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Johnston accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio - 2 plans
  • Anthem - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • HealthPlus of Michigan - 5 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard B. Johnston practice?
Dr. Richard Johnston practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Surgery near Atlanta, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Fayetteville, GA and Duluth, GA.
See Atlanta Surgeons and Atlanta Orthopedic Surgeons.