Jeffrey R. Johnson, MD — Trusted Physician

Detroit, MI — Jeffrey R. Johnson, MD is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Trusted Physician for his work in the field of Maternal-Fetal Medicine and at Hutzel Women’s Hospital and Wayne State University.

In his work as the Director of Maternal Ultrasound Services at the Hutzel Women’s Hospital, Dr. Johnson works only with patients who have or are at risk of having complex pregnancies. He enjoys helping his patients have a safer pregnancy through frequent appointments using cutting-edge technology.

Outside of his clinical role, Dr. Johnson teaches annual courses at Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. He is also an Associate Professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Wayne State University School of Medicine, where he teaches courses on prenatal diagnosis and fetal surgery. He has been awarded for his work with numerous resident teaching awards including the SUNY Buffalo Chief Resident Faculty Excellence Award in 2015. He says, “Teaching is so important to me, as I get the opportunity to give back what I have gotten from so many other mentors in my life that have given to me.” He has also received teaching awards at Tufts University School of Medicine, and at Beth Israel Deaconess Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology/Harvard Medical School. He was named in 2021 on the Faculty Honor Roll at Wayne State University School of Medicine for Excellence in Medical Student Education.

Dr. Johnson first attended Boston University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with a minor in English. He then received his Master of Arts degree in Medical Sciences from Boston University, and completed an Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at the Boston Medical Center. Dr. Johnson completed a Fellowship in Fetal and Maternal medicine at Ohio State University.

He is board-certified to practice Obstetrics and Gynecology, and his subspecialty of Maternal and Fetal medicine by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG). The ABOG defines the standards that certify Obstetricians and Gynecologists to uphold continuous education and professional standards. With his certification in Maternal-Fetal Medicine, he focuses on the health issues of patients and their fetuses during pregnancy and postpartum.

Dr. Johnson practices in Michigan and New Hampshire. He maintains affiliations with numerous hospitals, including DMC Harper University Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Huron Valley-Sinai Hospital, Karmanos Cancer Center, and Sinai-Grace Hospital.

To remain aware of developments in the field, he is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FACOG), and is a member of the Society of Maternal and Fetal Medicine and the Massachusetts Medical Society.

On a personal note, Dr. Johnson loves photography, and has had several shows to showcase his photographs. He enjoys taking his dog, an Entlebucher, to canine agility competitions. The dog has gained two titles in AKC agility, and Dr. Johnson is guiding her towards advanced levels.

On a personal note, Dr. Johnson gives back to his community by volunteering his time with the Make A Wish Foundation.

Dr. Johnson would like to dedicate this honorable recognition to his mentor and Fellowship Director at Ohio State University, Philip Samuels, MD.

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