Joshua Johnston, MD

Joshua Johnston, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in adult joint reconstruction with a focus on total hip replacement and complex revisions. He is also board-certified in Orthopedic Sports Medicine and specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee, and shoulder.

Dr. Johnston utilizes the anterior approach for total hip arthroplasty and instructs this less invasive, muscle-sparing technique to surgeons across the country. He enjoys caring for patients from all walks of life and strives to provide efficient, thorough and compassionate care.

Dr. Johnston completed a fellowship at the Santa Monica Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Group, a FIFA Centre of Medical Excellence, where he served as the team physician for the L.A. Galaxy and Chivas USA Major League Soccer teams, the U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Soccer Teams and the Pepperdine University and Santa Monica Community College athletic departments.

Dr. Johnston is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine.

Specialties: • Orthopaedic Surgery
• Joint Replacement
• Sports Medicine
• Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Hospital: • St. Clare Hospital, Lakewood
Year Began Practice:2002
Interests: • Anterior Approach Hip Arthroplasty
• Arthroscopic Surgery
• Fracture Care
• Hip Surgery
• Knee Surgery
• Reconstructive Surgery
• Shoulder Surgery
• Total Joint Replacement
Medical School:University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Residencies:Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, MI
Fellowships:Santa Monica Orthopaedic & Sports Med Grp, Santa Monica, CA


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