Dr. Johnson received his medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine and completed his pediatric residency at Lloyd Noland Hospital and the University of Alabama-Birmingham in Birmingham, Alabama. He is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Johnson has advanced training in Gastrointestinal disorders (including reflux, constipation, abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome, etc.) and liver disorders (including jaundice). Dr. Johnson serves on the clinical staff at Vanderbilt Childrens Hospital. Dr. Johnson has a “special interest” in caring for children with disabilities because of his own son who has Autism. Dr. Johnson has committed a portion of his practice to care for children with attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), behavioral problems, school problems, autism, etc.
Dr Johnson has a wife, Deanna, of 20 yrs and three children (Hank, Olivia and Eva). He is a member of First Baptist Church in Hendersonville and his hobbies include sports (especially golf, where he serves as a volunteer hole marshal each year at the Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia).