Dr. Robert Johnson
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Robert Johnson

Robert Johnson
Robert
Johnson
MD
Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English, Spanish

Expert in

Radiation Oncology

Overview

Centers

San Luis Obispo (Radiation oncology)
San Luis Obispo (Radiation oncology)

100 Casa St., Suite C
San Luis Obispo, California 93405

35.29298690516046, -120.66400671590247
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Specializes in

Colorectal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Colorectal cancer
Esophageal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Esophageal cancer
Head and neck cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Head and neck cancer
Liver cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Liver cancer
Lung cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Lung cancer
Stomach cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Stomach cancer

Treatments

Radiation oncology
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation oncology
Dr. Johnson obtained his M.D. from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He completed his residency training in Radiation Oncology at the University of Louisville, serving as chief resident in his final year. At the University of Louisville, Dr. Johnson gained comprehensive training in general radiation oncology. He has significant experience with stereotactic intracranial and body radiosurgery (SRS and SBRT).  Dr. Johnson has presented on contralateral prophylactic mastectomy, colon cancer, radiotherapy in prostate cancer and other topics.  Dr. Johnson’s personal experience with cancer taught him the importance of compassion when taking care of cancer patients and led him to pursue a career in Radiation Oncology. He is Board Certified in Radiation Oncology by the American Board of Radiology, is proficient in Spanish and practices at San Luis Obispo - Coastal Radiation Oncology, in collaboration with GenesisCare.

Education

Universities

  • University of California, Biology, Los Angeles, CA
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH

Internships

  • The Christ Hospital, Preliminary Internal Medicine Resident, Cincinnati, OH

Residencies

  • University of Louisville, Radiation Oncology, Louisville, KY
  • University of Louisville, Radiation Oncology, Chief Resident, Louisville, KY

Expertise and interests

Interests 
  • Cancers of the head and neck, lung, and gastrointestinal malignancies

Professional association