Christopher D. Johnson, MD

Christopher D. Johnson, MD

General Surgery
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Christopher Johnson, MD is a surgeon with Ascension MedicalGroup Sacred Heart. Dr. Johnson is board-certified in generalsurgery and fellowship-trained in advanced gastrointestinal andminimally invasive surgery. He provides routine and emergencysurgery to adult patients.Dr. Johnson has a special interest in all aspects of foregut surgeryincluding antireflux surgery as well as foregut malignancies toinclude esophageal, stomach, pancreas, and biliary. He strives toprovide compassionate patient-centered state-of-the-art surgicalcare to include advanced robotics and minimally invasivetechniques. Dr. Johnson is a member of SAGES (Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons), the American Foregut Society, the Cohn-Rives Surgical Society, the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis, the Southeastern Surgical Congress, the American College of Surgeons and the American Medical Association. He has also received numerous honors and awards, including the Norma J. Preston Humanism Award, Gold Humanism Society Resident of the Month and Outstanding Resident in Pediatric Surgery. Outside of the office, Dr. Johnson enjoys spending time with his family, sailing and woodworking.



  • Florida State University College of Medicine


  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center


  • Louisiana State University Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA


Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Bay
  • Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Emerald Coast


  • The American Board of Surgery - General Surgery


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