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Dr. Richard Johnson, MD

Dermatology
3.0 (8)
Map Pin Small Boston, MA
Accepting new patients
57 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Johnson, MD

Dr. Richard Johnson, MD is a Dermatologist in Boston, MA. They specialize in Dermatology, has 57 years of experience, and is board certified in Dermatology. They graduated from MCGILL UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Johnson works at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. They frequently treat conditions like Eczema and Contact Dermatitis, Impetigo and Itchy Skin along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna 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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    Massachusetts General Hospital
    55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 726-2914
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    Mghfc Pediatric Dermatology Program
    50 Staniford St, Boston, MA 02114 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (617) 726-2914

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  • Massachusetts General Hospital

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    About Dr. Richard Johnson, MD

    Specialties
    • Dermatology
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    Years of Experience
    • 57 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1750355384
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • MCGILL UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Dermatology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Richard 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 Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. View the full address on Dr. Johnson’s profile.

    Dr. Johnson has seen patients for Eczema and Contact Dermatitis, Impetigo and Itchy Skin, 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.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Johnson. The overall rating for this provider is 3.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Johnson.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Johnson, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Johnson appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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