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Jeffrey Johnson, M.D.

Jeffrey Johnson, M.D.

Jeffrey Johnson, M.D., cares for patients with foot and ankle orthopaedic disorders, including sports injuries of the foot and ankle, arthritis, neuromuscular disease, congenital deformities, flatfoot deformities, Achilles tendon problems, rheumatoid arthritis, bunions, ankle arthroscopy, foot trauma and foot complications of diabetes, and ankle replacement.

His expertise is in the evaluation and treatment of adolescent foot and ankle disorders, especially those resulting from trauma, arthritis, neuromuscular disease, congenital deformity, flatfoot deformities, hallux valgus and ankle arthroscopy. Dr. Johnson has a special interest in tendon transfers for correction of foot drop, total ankle replacement and the surgical correction of the late sequelae of clubfoot deformity in the adolescent.

Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, he is currently professor of orthopaedic surgery, chief of the foot and ankle service, and director of the Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Fellowship Program at Washington University Medical Center. His research interests include ESWT, treatment of foot drop and hallux rigidus.


  • Medical Degree: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington D.C.
  • Internship: U.S. Public Health Service Hospital, San Francisco (commissioned officer)
  • Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, Minn.
  • Fellowship: Foot and Ankle Surgery, University of Texas, Houston

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