John R. Johnson, MD
Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Specialty Field: Spine Surgery
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY Undergraduate 1972 BS
University of Louisville, Louisville, Ky School of Medicine 1972-76 MD
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY General Surgery Dept. 1976-77 Gen Surgery Intern
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY Dept. of Orthopaedics 1977-81 Orthopaedic Residency
Kenton D. Leatherman Spine Institute Louisville, KY 1981-82 Spine Fellowship
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons 1983
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery 2001-Present
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery
Chairman, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery 1989-2011
Selected Peer Review Publications
Lumbar Fusion Outcomes Stratified by Specific diagnostic Indication. The Spine Journal.
Steven D. Glassman, M.D., Leah Carreon, M.D., MSc., Mladen Djurasovic, M.D., Mitchell Campbell, M.D., Rolando Puno, M.D. John R. Johnson, M.D., John R. Dimar, M.D. RhBMP-2 vs. Iliac Crest Bone Graft for Lumbar Spine Fusion: A Randomized Controlled Trial in Patients over 60 Years of Age. Spine
Glassman SD, Carreon LY, Djurasovic M, Dimar JR, Johnson JR, Puno RM, Campbell MJ: Lumbar fusion outcomes stratified by specific diagnostic indication. In Press, Spine J, 2008.
Risner, B, Nyland, J, Crawford, C, Roberts, C, Johnson, JR: Orthopaedic In-Training Examination Performance: A Nine-Year Review of a Residency Program Database. Southern Medical Journal 2008 Aug;101(8):791-6. Erratum in: South Med J. 2009 May;102(5):555.