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Jason Johnson, APRN, FNP-C

4.4 out of 5 
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UT Health East Texas Physicians
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UT Health East Texas Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute - A department of UT Health Tyler

700 Olympic Plaza
Ste. 600
Tyler, TX 75701

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 a.m. - Noon 

UT Health Tyler

1000 S. Beckham Ave.
Tyler, TX 75701

Jason Johnson, RNFA, FNP-C, is a certified family nurse practitioner who practices at the UT Health East Texas Orthopedic Institute. Johnson cares for patients with general and traumatic orthopedic injuries, primarily of the shoulder and elbow. “We may be working on their shoulder, but we also want the patient to do things that are healthy for their whole body. Good nutrition, exercise, good sleep habits and even healthy relationships all can aid in the healing process.”

Johnson helps patients through all phases of orthopedic care, from initial clinic visits, surgery, if needed, and recovery. “I spend a lot of time educating patients about the healing process. I think it’s also important to involve the people in patients’ lives, so that everyone can help.”

He earned his associate’s degree in nursing from Panola College in Carthage and his bachelor’s degree in nursing from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches. He also earned his master’s degree in nursing from The University of Texas at Tyler.

Board Certifications: 

Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses, Registered Nurse First Assistant Certification

Competency and Credentialing Institute, CNOR Certified Perioperative Nursing

Basic Life Support, Instructor

Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Certification


Master of Science: Nursing, the University of Texas at Tyler

Bachelor of Science: Nursing; Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches

Associate of Science: Nursing, Panola College, Carthage

Featured Reviews



Jason was very helpful and knowledgeable with my shoulder pain issue. Very accommodating to my concerns and questions. I felt like he actually cared about me and came up with solutions. Highly recommended.

   — J.T. Pundt


Mr Johnson was wonderful and listened to my concerns. He even caught how badly my throat hurt when I took a sip of water. He offered me options for my treatment and that was great. Feeling better now the day after. So grateful to have the options to see our FNP when our doctors are overloaded. Thank you for the excellent care

   — Judith Northcutt


Great care

   — Ray Jordan


Jason Is always working for his patience best. He makes sure you fully understand the procedure and make sure you are taken care of.

   — Bobby Harris


Takes way too long to actually see the NP. Appointment was at 1:30 got to be seen at 2:40.

   — Gigi Champion


Jason Johnson is an excellent care provider. I would refer him to my friends.

   — Wanda