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Douglas Buckner Johnson, MD


Assistant Professor of Medicine; Clinical Director, Melanoma; Medical Oncologist

4.8 4.8 116 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Medical Oncology
Skin Cancers Including Melanoma


MD - University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2008
Residency - Duke University Health System, 2011
Fellowship in Hematology/Oncology - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2014


Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center
2220 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

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Patient Comments

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Dr. Johnson is who I chose to treat my condition. I cannot say enough nice things about him! He is a very good doctor!
Patient | September 11, 2018

Dr. Johnson is very kind and helpful - Love him!
Patient | August 29, 2018

Dr. Johnson is very patient and never appears in a hurry. He explain things in ways I can understand. He shows concern and offers solutions for even the slightest medication side effects. He makes me feel heard.
Patient | August 9, 2018

Doctor is always friendly & give needed time. Great doctor.
Patient | August 1, 2018

He did not act as if he was in a hurry. Gave impression of relaxed confidence.
Patient | June 9, 2018

Dr. Johnson does an excellent job of explaining test results and treatment options in terms I can understand. I feel like my opinions and concerns are valued when making treatment decisions.
Patient | May 1, 2018

very good
Patient | April 23, 2018

I have recommended Vanderbilt & my doctor to others who have had cancer.
Patient | April 5, 2018

Couldn't have a better, more capable, understanding oncologist then Dr. Johnson.
Patient | February 27, 2018

My people, my family and my self give Dr. Johnson and God for my good health.
Patient | February 8, 2018

Overall a good experience.
Patient | January 26, 2018

Dr. Johnson has been very good & anytime I speak with him he is very informative. Awesome doctor - very friendly!!!
Patient | December 28, 2017

Dr. Johnson is an excellent and caring doctor.
Patient | November 7, 2017

Excellent doctor - the best!!
Patient | October 2, 2017

Needs to be diligent in having all scan results read.
Patient | August 24, 2017