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Dr. William Johnston, MD

General Surgery* Age 42
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Dr. William Johnston, MD

General Surgery* Age 42
New Orleans, LA
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15 years of experience
Dr. William Johnston, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in New Orleans, LA.

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Dr. William Johnston, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in New Orleans, LA and has 15 years experience. They graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in 2009 and completed a residency at University of Virginia Medical Center.They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center, Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner and St. Charles Parish Hospital. Their office is not accepting new patients. Dr. Johnston is board certified in General Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Wedge Resection Colon
Colectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Wedge Resection Colon
Colectomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Abdominal Pain
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Hemorrhoids
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Obstruction
Ventral Hernia
Anoscopy
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Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Salpingectomy with Robotic Assist
Salpingo Oopherectomy
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Anal Prolapse
Anal Sphincter Dysplasia
Anorectal Fistula
Ascites
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Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Varices
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallstones
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Abscess
Ischemic Colitis
Lipomas
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Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Megacolon
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pouchitis
Proctoptosis
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Cauterization
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Bladder Stimulator Implant
Bladder Surgery
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cystotomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Liver Biopsy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Appendectomy
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Proctosigmoidopexy with Robotic Assist
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Thoracentesis
Ventral Hernia Repair Open

Insurance Accepted

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  • Choice Plus POS II
    Elect Choice (Open Access) EPO
    Managed Choice (Open Access) POS
    Premier Care Network Plus - Innovation Health
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    Blue Card PPO
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    Choice Care PPO
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    Options PPO

Locations

  1. 1 Ochsner Clinic Foundation
    1514 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121
  2. 2 Office
    13100 River Rd Ste 200, Destrehan, LA 70047
  3. 3 Ochsner Foundation Hospital Psych
    1516 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA 70121
  4. 4 St Charles Parish Hospital
    1057 Paul Maillard Rd, Luling, LA 70070

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Biography
  • Dr. William Johnston, MD is a general surgery specialist in New Orleans, LA and has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in 2009. He specializes in General Surgery and Colorectal Surgery.
Biography
Specialties*
General Surgery
Colorectal Surgery
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Baylor College of Medicine
    2009
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • General Surgery
Board Certifications
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Residency

Residency Hospital
  • University of Virginia Medical Center
    2016
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Lahey Clinic Hospital
    2017
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. William Johnston, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Johnston's profile.

Dr. William Johnston, MD is affiliated with Ochsner Medical Center, Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner and St. Charles Parish Hospital.

Yes, Dr. William Johnston, MD holds board certification in General Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Ochsner Medical Center

    1516 Jefferson Hwy, New Orleans, LA

  • Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner

    180 W Esplanade Ave, Kenner, LA

  • St. Charles Parish Hospital

    1057 Paul Maillard Rd, Luling, LA