Doctor Directory

Karla J Johns, MD


Associate Professor

4.8 4.8 68 ratings

Insurance plans accepted

Insurance plans accepted

Areas of Expertise

Blurred Vision
Cross Eyes / Strabismus
Diabetic Retinopathy
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Board Certificates

Ophthalmology - American Board of Ophthalmology,


MD - Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Residency - University of Wisconsin Hospital


Vanderbilt Eye Institute
3443 Dickerson Pike
Suite 260
Nashville, TN 37207

Vanderbilt Eye Institute
Vanderbilt Eye Institute
2311 Pierce Avenue
Nashville, TN 37232

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
She lessen our anxiety in the way she explained the problem. Otherwise we would cry at that time of diagnosing.
Patient | March 6, 2017

Dr. Johns is great.
Patient | December 21, 2016

We love Dr. Johns!
Patient | October 14, 2016

Dr. Johns is a wonderful and caring doctor.
Patient | September 2, 2016

Dr. Karla is passionate about her work and I would not want to take my child to anyone else. She has done great work with him for the past 13 years. Love her.
Patient | August 28, 2016

I wish she told me more about his test results & his progress.
Patient | August 16, 2016

routine visit, no particular problems. Dr. Johns is an excellent, compassionate, professional. We are privileged to have her for our ophthalmologist.
Patient | June 17, 2016

Dr. Johns has given me the best eye care possible. She's awesome! She always is prompt on phone call returns and giving test results.
Patient | June 13, 2016

She wrote all instructions down for me -
Patient | June 10, 2016

Dr. Johns has always done an excellent job!
Patient | June 10, 2016

All good.
Patient | May 30, 2016