UT Health East Texas Physicians
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
*Age Range: Six months old and up
Doug Johnston, DO, is a family medicine physician at UT Health East Texas Physicians on South Broadway in Tyler who enjoys getting to know his patients. "I'm very curious about their lives, and I've learned a lot of things about my life from my patients."
He appreciates working at UT Health on South Broadway, which has an emergency department equipped with a full-service lab and diagnostic equipment. "It's kind of a one-stop shop. I don't have to send patients out to other facilities very often."
American Board of Family Medicine, Board Certification
Family Practice Residency: Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, Mo.
Bachelor of Science: Zoology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Summa Cum Laude
Dr. Johnston is my physician for a few years now. He's very knowledgeable and speaks to me respectfully. He is caring and works well with me. His staff is kind and respectful as well. I appreciate having him as my physician.
— William Tobin
Dr. Johnston was very professional and thoughtful. He listened to my medical issues and asked me the necessary questions to do a referral to see an specialist for my medical conditions. I also commend Nurse Jamie, she was very helpful to me and attentive. Thanks
— Rey Morales
I'm Joe Garms. Dr. Johnston has been my PCP for about 8 years and I the kind of physician who is a good role model, compassionate, patient, ethical, and knowledgeable. I recommend him without reservation.
Noah is my grandson and I am using his computer for this rating.
— Noah Garms
Doctor Doug Johnson takes time to listen to you and he helps solve your issues! I am glad to have him as my doctor.
— Robert Sessums
Always a great experience!!
— Shawn Conway
Dr. Johnston takes the time to make you feel heard and is always so understanding. He goes out of his way to be sure you understand anything going on.
— Alejandra Perez