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Dr. Johnson received his medical degree in 1987 from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque, New Mexico. He is Board Certified in Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, and Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Johnson joined us in 1995, and is currently the chief of the division of general thoracic surgery and the surgical director of the lung transplant program. His current interests include complex foregut and esophageal resection/reconstruction, lung transplantation, complex bronchopulmonary resection/reconstruction, and tracheal surgery.



Scott B Johnson, MD


Clinics

Cardiothoracic Oncology - Cancer Therapy & Research Center
210-450-0999


Cardiothoracic Surgery - Medical Arts & Research Center - MARC
210-450-0999


Lung Cancer / Thoracic Oncology - Cancer Therapy & Research Center
210-450-1000


Specialty

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Thoracic Diseases

Clinical Interest

Current interests include performing complex esophageal resections and reconstructions for both benign and malignant (cancer) disease, correcting previously failed anti-reflux surgery; esophageal stenting for both benign and malignant disease; treating difficult postoperative complications; performing complex pulmonary surgery for both benign and malignant disease; lung transplantation.

Medical School

University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Internship

University of Southern California Med. Center-Lac

Residency

University of Southern California Med. Center-Lac
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Fellowship

University of Southern California Med. Center-Lac

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery
American Board of Surgery/Critical Care
American Board of Thoracic Surgery