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Specialty:

Surgery

Sub Specialty:
Surgical Oncology
Breast Surgery
Bloodless Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
UPMC Presbyterian South Surgery Center
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Presbyterian

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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.9 Stars
129 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Magee Women's Surgical Associates
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
300 Halket St.
Suite 2601
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 641-4274
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UPMC South Hills
1300 Oxford Dr.
Suite LLC
Bethel Park, PA 15102
Office Phone:
(412) 641-4274
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Education:

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Residency:
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine,
Pittsburgh, PA


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Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

July 28, 2016

He gave me choices in the decision I made, then said, he thought I made the best one!

July 25, 2016

very good experience

July 25, 2016

The doctor explained my situation very well using a whiteboard.

July 14, 2016

Dr. Johnson is a very caring and compassionate doctor. He takes the time to listen to concerns and explains the choices of treatment that are available. He makes you feel very much that you and your treatment are important and that you are comfortable with your decisions.

July 06, 2016

Very considerate Very considerate and helpful

June 27, 2016

My concern remains that I have not been able to thoroughly discuss the impact of a severe breast injury and its impact on this medical matter. Further, there should be greater discussion and exploration of longer term treatment BEFORE surgery if the matter is in check and progressing in a positive manner. Instantaneous results are not expected, but there is a general feeling that the medical team needs to process me through rather than prolong a treatment that thus far has been effective.

June 09, 2016

Dr. Johnson has been my surgeon through the first three...and now fourth bout with breast cancer and now... the second mastectomy. He is a brilliant and caring surgeon with a passion for my survival as his patient. My Magee "angel team" has been with me for thirteen years...I owe them my life. We moved from Pittsburgh to Florida three years ago...and I return to Magee for all my care...trusting only Dr. Johnson, Dr. Shestak and Dr. Brufsky with my life and continued care. Dr. Johnson called me personally within one day of my path report, as shared by Dr. Brufsky...as did Dr. Shestak, to discuss my options. He is the most caring and inspirational healer...he has a heart of gold and is a gift from heaven for me and all the others he continues to save...

June 06, 2016

Dr Johnson was amazing..made me feel at ease for the journey I have ahead!!!

June 02, 2016

Dr. Johnson and his staff exceeded my expectations in dealing with my serious medical condition. He explained the problem in a professional and caring way. He also was very attentive to my concerns during the two visits to his office prior to surgery. In addition, he personally called me with results of biopsies which were not good and his concern helped to ease my anxiety. On the day of surgery I was so confident of Dr. Johnson that I went into the procedure with faith that I was in the best care possible.

June 01, 2016

thoughtfulness, kindness, and making you feel at ease above expectations from Dr Johnson thru all of staff .He was extremely professional in his description and explanation of my disease process. I couldn"t have asked for more clear and understandable information in the way it was presented. Also the nurse Becky was extremely thoughtful helpful and kind.