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Dr. Joseph Johnson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.6 (54)
Map Pin Small Athens, GA
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Joseph Johnson, MD

Dr. Joseph Johnson, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Athens, GA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Emory University School of Medicine and is affiliated with St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital and Saint Mary's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Johnson an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Johnson works at Athens Orthopedic Clinic in Athens, GA. They frequently treat conditions like Ankle Sprains and Strains and Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Johnson's Office Locations

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    Athens Orthopedic Clinic PA
    1765 Old West Broad St Bldg 2-200, Athens, GA 30606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (770) 554-5009

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Admitting Hospitals

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  • St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital
  • Saint Mary's Hospital

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Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair

Treatment frequency



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Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
Achilles Tendinitis
Fibular Fracture
Foot Fracture
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Bunion Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Block
Somatic Nerve Block
Tibial Fracture
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Impingement
Bunion
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Difficulty With Walking
Foot Sprain
Gait Abnormality
Hammer Toe
Joint Pain
Knee Fracture
Limb Pain
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Patellar Fracture
Plantar Fasciitis
Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Ankle Arthroscopy
Ankle Replacement
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Fracture Treatment Open
Hammer Toe Repair
Heel Bone Spur Removal
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Steroid Injection
Achilles Tendon Contracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Back Pain
Broken Arm
Bunionette
Bursitis
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Cervical Radiculopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Femur Fracture
Foot And Ankle Osteophyte
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Valgum
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Sprain
Knee Tendinitis
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Miner's Knee
Morton's Neuroma
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pelvic Fracture
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Sever's Disease
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stress Fracture of Foot
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tenosynovitis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
Trigger Finger
Achilles Tenotomy
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Arthrocentesis
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Dupuytrens Contracture Foot Division
Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot Dislocation Treatment
Foot Dislocation Treatment Open
Hip Dislocation
Hip Replacement
Joint Drainage
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Plantar Fascia Release
Removal of Bone Spur
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Replacement
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
Wound Repair
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    4.6
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    Based on 54 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1851373054
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • Emory University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Joseph Johnson, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Johnson is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Johnson has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Johnson works at Athens Orthopedic Clinic in Athens, GA. View the full address on Dr. Johnson’s profile.

    Dr. Johnson has seen patients for Ankle Sprains and Strains and Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Johnson on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    54 patients have reviewed Dr. Johnson. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Johnson.

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