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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist, Sports Medicine Specialist
22 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
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(21)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Johnston is Good. Dr. Johnston has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
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Promptness 2.3
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Courteous Staff 3.2
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.1
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Bedside Manner 2.5
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Spends Time with Me 2.4
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Follows Up After Visit 2.5
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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™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Johnston has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Gwinnett Medical Center - Lawrenceville 
  • Piedmont Fayette Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard B Johnston MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard B. Johnston practice?
Dr. Richard Johnston has 6 office locations.
Dr. Richard Johnston practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Atlanta, GA.
Additional practice locations include: Duluth, GA and Kennesaw, GA.
See Atlanta Orthopedic Surgeons and Atlanta Sports Medicine Doctors.