hand surgeon Dr. Charles L. Johnson talking with a patient

Dr. Charles L. Johnson

Charles L. Johnson, M.D. is a native of Houston Texas. He attended Tulane undergraduate school and graduated from Tulane Medical School in 1973.

Dr. Johnson did a residency in general surgery at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas and an orthopedic residency at Ochsner. Following his residencies, he completed a fellowship in children’s orthopedics at the Hospital for Sick Children in London, England and a fellowship sports medicine and knee reconstructive surgery at Cincinnati General Hospital.

Dr. Johnson started the Sports Medicine Section at Ochsner and retired from practice after 24 years. He is now a non-operating physician member of Dr. Eric George’s Hand Center of Louisiana.